By Kathleen Parker December 5, 2013 6 a.m.
As the government health care website chugs along, the Obama administration has initiated a counter-initiative to combat Republican naysaying — and its weapons are of superior grade.
By Kathleen Parker November 28, 2013 6 a.m.
Meet Simile and Sui Generis. Simile, to refresh memories, is a favorite rhetorical device of writers that compares two essentially unlike things that nonetheless have similar characteristics: The quarterback was like a locomotive.
By Kathleen Parker November 14, 2013 6 a.m.
President Obama is no lip-biting, tear-streaking, chin-trembling apologist.
By Kathleen Parker November 7, 2013 6 a.m.
Ms. Know-It-All, the anonymous political advice columnist whose identity remains a popular Georgetown cocktail party guessing game, is also known to live up to her title now and then. Herewith a correspondence worth sharing.
By Kathleen Parker October 24, 2013 6 a.m.
Two things are often said in Washington, D.C.: "A day is a year in politics." And, "It's all about 2014."
By Kathleen Parker October 17, 2013 6 a.m.
This just in from a new Esquire/NBC News study: There are more Americans in the vast middle than on either the left or right.
By Kathleen Parker October 3, 2013 6 a.m.
In life, context is everything; in Washington, leverage is everything else. Both are essential to understanding what just happened.
By Kathleen Parker September 26, 2013 6 a.m.
News consumers by now have absorbed the message that Republicans are going to defund Obamacare, shut down the government, ruin the economy and starve the poor. This is what Democrats would have you believe and, given the GOP's recent obstructionist history, it would not be a stretch. However, there is an alternative scenario that bears fair consideration.
By Kathleen Parker September 12, 2013 6:01 a.m.
Rarely, if ever, has so much talk preceded a proposed military strike. Most administrations contemplating military action worry about an exit strategy. The Obama administration seems to be in search of an entrance strategy.
By Kathleen Parker September 5, 2013 6:01 a.m.
Undoubtedly, you've heard that American credibility is on the line, thanks to President Obama's vacillation on what to do about Syria. To bomb or not to bomb, that is always the question.