CINCINATI, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's governor is staying mum on his Democratic challenger's recent campaign problems.
Republican Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) told reporters Tuesday at a campaign stop in Cincinnati that he pays no attention to the other side.
Two top aides to Democrat Ed FitzGerald have left his campaign, forcing the Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH'-guh) County executive to readjust his strategy less than 50 days before early voting begins.
FitzGerald's campaign manager Nick Buis (byoos) and communications director Daniel McElhatton (MAK'-uhl-haht'-uhn) have departed. Further staff announcements are expected by week's end.
FitzGerald has been barraged with questions recently for lacking a permanent driver's license for more than a decade, an issue brought to the surface by 2012 police records that showed him in parking lot at 4:30 a.m. with a woman who isn't his wife.