Governor Kasich at WSU to address veterans’ education

FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2013 file photo, Ohio Gov. John Kasich speaks in Cleveland. Republicans governors running for re-election next year are looking to capitalize on distaste for Washington, D.C., gridlock and President Barack Obama’s dropping public approval amid the pitfalls of rolling out his signature health care law, and Democratic challengers may need to respond with a popular cause. A minimum wage increase could be the answer.  (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)
FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2013 file photo, Ohio Gov. John Kasich speaks in Cleveland. Republicans governors running for re-election next year are looking to capitalize on distaste for Washington, D.C., gridlock and President Barack Obama’s dropping public approval amid the pitfalls of rolling out his signature health care law, and Democratic challengers may need to respond with a popular cause. A minimum wage increase could be the answer. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

FAIRBORN, Ohio (WDTN) – Ohio Governor John Kasich is in the Miami Valley.

He is making a stop at Wright State University talking about opportunities for veterans entering the workforce.

Governor Kasich’s budget update bill includes an initiative to give veterans the opportunity to earn college credit based on their military training.

It would also give them the advantage in course registration.

Wright State says it has 600-800 students who are veterans.

He will be at the Student Union at 2:00 p.m.  Our Marsha Bonhart was with the governor.  The story on 2 NEWS at 5.

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