Ken Blackwell

Ken, a senior fellow at the Family Research Council, is the co-author of The Blueprint: Obama's Plan to Subvert the Constitution and Build an Imperial Presidency. Follow Ken on Twitter @kenblackwell.

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The horror show of abortion can open eyes to the truth

Abortion
by Ken Blackwell
Posted 8/13/13, 02:38 pm

Warren Hern of Boulder, Colo., admitted to The New York Times more than 20 years ago, “There is a horror at what I do.” Hern specializes in the late-term abortions and has benefited from the relative obscurity most abortionists have enjoyed. But with the homicide convictions of abortionist Kermit Gosnell fresh in people’s minds, Americans are able to examine the ghastly “procedure” we were promised would be “safe, legal, and rare.”

And Gosnell was just the beginning.

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How religious freedom has become a non-issue in our country

Religious Liberty
by Ken Blackwell
Posted 8/03/13, 09:05 am

“It would be difficult to name a single country in the world over the past 15 years where [the State Department’s] religious freedom policy has helped reduce religious persecution or increase religious freedom. …”

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The Obamacare 'jam' rule

Healthcare
by Ken Blackwell
Posted 7/19/13, 02:20 pm

“Train wreck.”

That’s how Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., describes the troubled implementation of Obamacare. And he voted for it. In fact, Baucus provided one of the crucial 60 Senate votes for the so-called “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.” It’s small wonder he has judiciously decided not to face the voters of his largely rural state again in 2014.

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