- Ohio Gov. John Kasich has two new ads out ahead of the South Carolina Republican presidential primary on February 20
- He finished in second place in New Hampshire's primary earlier this week
- In addition to ramping up television buys, Kasich's campaign is scrambling to deploy staff and volunteers to other states
(CNN)John Kasich is taking his upbeat message to South Carolina's airwaves, kicking off his campaign with a pair of ads casting the Ohio governor as a faithful man with an ambitious agenda.