Why can't we fix Social Security and Medicare?

by Star Parker -- Each year, the trustees of Social Security and Medicare issue their report delivering the news, invariably dismal, about the financial condition of the nation's two largest entitlement programs. more…

Will more blacks vote Republican this year?

by Star Parker -- As we churn through primary season, laying the framework for November's elections, we're seeing the emergence of a new face of the Democratic Party – more progressive, more more…

End federal involvement in 'family planning'

by Star Parker -- New proposed changes in regulations from the Department of Health and Human Services will close the door on using funds from its Title X family planning program for more…

A 'First Step' for prison reform

by Star Parker -- Recently, I attended the White House Prison Reform Summit. The fact that both the president and the vice president were at the event indicates the importance that the more…

President Trump and the 'Israel Test'

by Star Parker -- I was privileged to attend the dedication of the new American Embassy in Jerusalem on May 14, 2018 – an event of enormous import that will remain with more…

Draining the food-stamp swamp

by Star Parker -- The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program is high on the Republican list of programs targeted for reform – and justifiably so. The program has gone from 17 million enrollees more…

Michelle Wolf vs. Mike Pence

by Star Parker -- Humor is a good and important thing. The ability to laugh at life, to laugh at oneself, shows faith, optimism and humility. Laughter in the face of adversity more…

Jim Jordan for House speaker

by Star Parker -- Ohio Republican Rep. Jim Jordan has confirmed that he is looking to run for House speaker when current Speaker Paul Ryan departs at the end of the year. more…