Ken Blackwell

Posted February 21, 2015

The increasingly desperate attempts of the Obama administration to figure out what motivates ISIS and other Islamist terrorists are wearing thin. Now, even liberals think this administration has lost the bubble.

Posted February 20, 2015

Stung by criticism that he has no strategy for confronting ISIS, President Obama told his hastily convened summit on violent extremism that what these young men need is jobs.

Posted February 11, 2015

Confession is good for the soul, said Mark Twain, but its bad for the reputation.

Posted January 30, 2015

The 2014 midterm elections was one for the history books. When President Barack Obama said all of his policies were on the ballot, voters rushed to the voting booths to give Republicans an extraordinary landslide victory.

Posted January 26, 2015

President Obamas State of the Union Address made it clear he is no Lame Duck.

Posted January 18, 2015

The world stopped recently as journalists in Paris were coldly, coolly gunned down by Islamists bent on crushing everyone elses freedoms. Millions in France turned out to march to defend freedom of speech. And they should.

Posted January 14, 2015

"A reporter for Britains Telegraph newspaper in Paris told Sky News that the first two officers to arrive, who were apparently unarmed, fled after seeing gunmen armed with automatic weapons and possibly a grenade launcher."

Posted January 09, 2015

With the new year comes a new Congress, and, as always, energy policy will be a major priority for this 114th session.

Posted December 21, 2014

Well, heres the problem. No wonder the U.S.-Iranian nuclear talks are going nowhere. Sec. of State John Kerry has had to kick the can down the road--again. He just gave Iran another extension on the Wests deadline to come to an agreement about Irans drive for a nuclear weapon. Deadline? Red line? Dead red line?

Posted December 19, 2014

The administrations policy is so bad that even the Washington Post has been forced to go to the ramparts in defense of truth and good policy.

Posted December 17, 2014

"Islamic fundamentalism, which in contrast to true Islam, is known for its characteristic religious dictatorship, misogyny, religious discrimination, inhumane punishments, and unimaginable deception, was born with the mullahs' regime in Iran in 1979."

Posted December 16, 2014

Winston Churchill famously said Jaw-Jaw is better than War-War. He was right, of course. But with Iran, the mullahs have made War-War while engaging us in Jaw-Jaw. They have played us along with these nuclear talks.

Posted December 09, 2014

President Franklin D. Roosevelt appeared before a joint session of Congress on this day in 1941. Looking stern and resolute, the President wore a black armband, as if to memorialize the thousands of U.S. sailors, Marines, Army and Coast Guard personnel who had been killed and wounded the day before in a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor.

Posted December 03, 2014

Now that President Barack Obama announced his intentions to violate the Constitution and grant amnesty to 5 million illegal aliens through executive amnesty, Congress is in a rush to respond. Obama's actions are a threat to the America's democracy, and it is up to the American people to demand enforcement of America's immigration laws.

Posted November 25, 2014

Nearly two years ago, these writers urged President Obama to Chuck Hagel.

Posted November 18, 2014

With already dismal approval ratings, this has been the most difficult month for President Barack Obama yet.

Posted November 10, 2014

When a panel of judges from the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals pulled the nation back from the brink this week, they provided a rare glimpse of common sense in the debate over ending marriage. The majority opinion asks us to:

Posted November 08, 2014

President Obamas troubles in office stem in no small part from is willingness to treat American opponents as enemies. (He treats Americas true enemies as friends, but thats another matter.)

Posted October 30, 2014

Feathers are flyingin Washington and in Jerusalemover the off-the-record comments by a senior Obama administration official to the respected Jeffrey Goldberg of The Atlantic. The unnamed dovish Obama policy maker said the thing about Bibi [Netanyahu] is hes a chicken****! Direct quote, characterization included.