Con Welfare Watch: Ken Blackwell


Last year, along with fellow Black Cons Michael Steele and Lynn Swann, Ken Blackwell was pushed by the right and the cons as yet another great hope for black Republicans. Like Swann and Steele, Blackwell lost his race to be governor of Ohio by the whopping margin of 60%-37% to Democrat Ted Strickland. So what rock has Blackwell crawled under? Well, he's the latest recepient of conservative welfare with the reward of a plush job flacking for the far far right Family Research Council. As usual, FRC airbrushes Ken Blackwell's bio and it contains no information about his run for the governorship of Ohio or the shellacking he received.

Ken Blackwell demonstrates his expertise on a very odd subject: