The poor are not poor because the rich are rich

by Star Parker -- A new study released by the left-leaning Institute for Policy Studies in Washington, D.C., headlines what the organization sees as shocking news: that in America some people are more…

How Rep. Cohen keeps his district poor

by Star Parker -- Last week, I testified before the House Judiciary subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice, on H.R. 490, also known as the Heartbeat Bill. The bill, introduced by more…

Free the tax code from special interests

by Star Parker -- A big tax bill is all it takes to see how perverse and dysfunctional our government has become. Why are the halls of Congress now crawling with special-interest more…

A school board election that can change the nation

by Star Parker -- Former House Speaker Tip O'Neill famously observed, "All politics is local." We have a particularly sharp example in an upcoming school board election in Douglas County, Colorado, that more…

Trump's timely evangelical appeal

by Star Parker -- Friday President Trump addressed this year's annual Values Voters Summit in Washington, D.C. He is the first sitting U.S. president to do so. The Values Voters Summit is more…

Roy Moore bolsters GOP credibility

by Star Parker -- To the dismay of Washington's Republican Senate leadership, Judge Roy Moore crushed Luther Strange in the runoff for the Republican nomination for the open Senate seat in Alabama, more…

The liberal, irresponsible Susan Collins

by Star Parker -- With Maine Sen. Susan Collins announcing her opposition to the Graham-Cassidy bill to reform Obamacare, she has slammed the door on this latest Republican effort to address our more…

Study: Marriage continues its decline

by Star Parker -- A new report from the Pew Research Center brings the latest update on the deteriorating state of traditional marriage in America. And as sobering as is the picture more…

Dianne Feinstein's war on Christian judges

by Star Parker -- Seems that for Sen. Dianne Feinstein, being a believing Catholic is enough to disqualify a candidate for a federal judgeship. Feinstein stated as such at confirmation hearings for more…