Republican candidate Kasich passed over by 'Time 100'

U.S. Republican presidential candidate and Ohio Governor Kasich speaks at a media event during the Republican National Committee Spring Meeting in FloridaBy Amy Tennery NEW YORK (Reuters) – Time magazine’s annual “100 most influential people” list had a notable omission this year: John Kasich, the only member of the current presidential field who did not to make the cut. The list included Kasich’s rivals for the Republican presidential nomination, front-runner Donald Trump and U.S. Senator Ted Cruz of Texas, along with Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, in its “leaders” category, but not the Ohio governor. Kasich has trailed Trump and Cruz throughout the campaign and his organization did not immediately respond to a request for comment on his omission from the Time list.

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