Salon’s Joan Walsh had a run in with John Kasich, now GOP candidate for Ohio governor when she challenged his touting support from an Ohio blue collar steel worker.
Shortly thereafter, the Kasich campaign released a commercial featuring an “Ohio steelworker” supporting him.
When is a steel worker not a steel worker? When he turns out to be Chip Redden, actor. Seems no self-respecting steel worker could be found to play his part in the ad.
When you can’t spin an issue – turns out it’s easier to just lie.
Read the whole story at Salon.