Ken Blackwell

Posted February 06, 2016

When the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, more commonly known as Obamacare, was enacted, Americans were promised a healthcare system in which insurance companies would be held accountable and patients would have access to affordable care.

Posted February 04, 2016

Scott Walker, Rick Perry, Bobby Jindal, Mike Huckabee and now Rand Paul. All were considered to be serious candidates for the Republican nomination for president and all have dropped out.

Posted January 31, 2016

Its Republican presidential primary "game time", and where the partys candidates stand on the proper role of judges in our representative democracy could not be a more important or, in most respects, a more unifying issue.

Posted January 30, 2016

As world leaders gathered in Paris last month for the United Nations climate summit, many seemed surprised that several large oil companies, including BP and Shell, endorsed a carbon tax as a key element of any international climate deal.

Posted January 28, 2016

President Obamas legacy is sadly clear.

Posted January 26, 2016

Everyone loves to deal with moderates, especially when they represent a rare shift toward moderation for a rogue state.

Posted January 25, 2016

Politically we appear to be living in the year of the outsider.

Posted January 21, 2016

It has been more than four decades since the Supreme Court ruled in Roe v. Wade that unborn were of no account. Precious life created in the image of God was treated as but an inconvenience to be removed on demand.

Posted January 15, 2016

Just as President Obama is about to revoke the economic sanctions on Irans years-long illegal nuclear projects, the fundamentalist mullahs once again showed their true colors.

Posted January 11, 2016

Political correctness has become one of the constants of our age. Many of the examples are more ridiculous than anything else.

Posted January 08, 2016

Voters are fickle and often dont pay much attention to races besides the top ones, like president and governor. That must be why Virginians narrowly elected Mark Herring state attorney general two years ago.

Posted December 30, 2015

An activist government can wreak havoc on the free market. From our nations earliest days, it was heard that the power to tax is the power to destroy.

Posted December 25, 2015

"This is my commandment, that you love one another, just as I have loved you. (John 15:12-13)

Posted December 18, 2015

It wasnt until last week that I realized the ACLU opposed gun control. The co-chair of the Colorado ACLU announced his support for use of guns in self-defense on Facebook.

Posted December 09, 2015

Another terrorist attack, another refusal by President Obama to tell the truth. Instead of admitting that Islamic terrorists had staged another murderous assault on innocent people, he turned the victims into a political prop.

Posted December 08, 2015

The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom. Psalm 111:10

Posted December 04, 2015

Political satirist P.J. ORourke makes an oft-missed point when he says, It is a popular delusion that the government wastes vast amounts of money through inefficiency and sloth. Enormous effort and elaborate planning are required to waste this much money.

Posted December 03, 2015

Why is the administration so driven to punish nuns that it cheated to win?

Posted December 02, 2015

Americans always have welcomed those fleeing danger and oppression abroad. Some of the earliest Americas crossed the Atlantic to escape religious persecution in Great Britain.

Posted November 19, 2015

In leading his country in the confrontation of a unique set of challenges Winston Churchill famously said: This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.