Ken Blackwell

Posted October 08, 2015

Fall is always a busy time on Capitol Hill. Members usually wait for this time of year to consider the most controversial and thorny issues like appropriation bills to keep the government open and tax legislation that expires at the end of the year.

Posted October 06, 2015

If there is one principle that the United States values it is liberty. So when thinking of the USs relationship with worldwide movements for freedom and democracy, one would expect it to support them as a matter of course.

Posted October 05, 2015

A repeat culprit of government wastethe United States Postal Service (USPS), which recorded a revenue loss of $5.5 billion dollars in 2014 aloneis considering a $6.3 billion purchase of mail delivery vehicles using an unnecessarily expensive, out-of-date approach it employed nearly 30 years ago.

Posted October 03, 2015

Family Research Council is deeply concerned about the status of Black America. Thats why two of our top researchers issued an important study on the present condition of black families.

Posted September 27, 2015

Recently some detractors and uninformed people have called Carly Fiorinas conservatism into question.

Posted September 24, 2015

The United Nations officially came into existence exactly 70 years ago when its charter was ratified.

Posted September 21, 2015

Like too many politicians of his generation, President Obama seems to think that proper enforcement of our nations drug laws would be hypocritical.

Posted September 18, 2015

Most liberals and even some conservatives are arguing that Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis must either issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples or quit her post. Where you stand on this issue too often comes down to a case of where you stand on the question of whether same-sex nuptials are now the law of the land because Justice Tony Kennedy and four of his black-robed cohorts say so.

Posted September 11, 2015

Hillary Clinton seems to be standing on quicksand. Her every attempt to extricate herself from the burgeoning email scandal only seems to sink her prospects deeper and faster. Now, even Joe Biden is beginning to look hungrily at an entry into the race.

Posted September 08, 2015

Posted August 31, 2015

John F. Kennedy famously said: We cannot negotiate with people who say what's mine is mine and what's yours is negotiable.

Posted August 22, 2015

There are only two things you need to know, she said. ONE: This deal will give $150 billion in sanctions relief to the Mullahs who are the leading terrorists in the world. TWO: This deal lets Iran have a nuclear weapon in just ten years even if they dont cheat.

Posted August 15, 2015

When a government agency called the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is created by Congress, one would expect that a few consumers could actually receive protection, but that hasnt been the case with this agencys track record of mismanagement, inefficiency and waste. The CFPB has been operating for four years now and if it were a sports team, its coach, Richard Cordray, would certainly be looking for work.

Posted August 06, 2015

These sanctuary murders are not isolated cases. Their victims are not anecdotes. According to the head of Immigration and Customs enforcement, the criminal aliens released by the Obama administration over the past four years went on to kill someone at a rate of once every 12 days. And that doesn't count the crimes committed by illegal aliens like Kostelnik's murderer, who are routinely released because they don't meet the administration's priorities.

Posted August 06, 2015

Actually, it would seem that no one in this administration has taken the trouble to view these alarming videos.

Posted August 03, 2015

President Reagan went to West Berlin in 1987 and called upon Soviet Communist ruler Mikhail Gorbachev to Tear Down this Wall. The President was also working against a near-total blackout of Western media coverage of the Berlin Wall.

Posted July 30, 2015

President Obamas sentimental journey to East Africa should have been a harmonious one. He used the occasion of a toast to Kenyas President Uhuru Kenyatta to joke about his own search for his birth certificate. The usual round of VIP visits and dinners were marred, however, by this presidents insistence on pushing his radical social agenda on Africans.

Posted July 27, 2015

Planned Parenthood pays no taxes. Under President Obama, theyve made more than $500 million in profits, but they claim to be a non-profit organization.

Posted July 25, 2015

House Speaker John Boehners statement last Thursday calling for criminal justice reform was a welcome cap to a week of bipartisan and inter-branch voices calling for reform of our federal prison system.

Posted July 23, 2015

Edmund Burke famously said, Those who don't know history are destined to repeat it.