The division in America isn't just related to politics, according to Ohio Governor John Kasich, who pointed to the Wells Fargo (WFC)  fake bank account scandal and the United Airlines (UAL) overbooked flight debacle as examples of division outside of Washington. 

"I think we all need to take a deep breath," he said, in an interview with TheStreet. "We need to show respect to people that we don't agree with."

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