In an interview with TheStreet's Scott Gamm Governor John Kasich expressed his sadness over the death of Chris Cornell. Soundgarden, Cornell's band, was slated to play at The Rock on the Range festival in Ohio in Mid-May.

"As politics gets to be less about fighting and more about the poetry some of which we find in music," Kasich explains, " We'd be a heck of a lot better off." 

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