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Kathleen Parker

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Parker: Summertime, and the livin' is easy in Washington, D.C.

By Kathleen Parker August 20, 2015 6 a.m.

It is that sane and glorious time when the nation's capital dispenses its human cargo to places of origin and locations of respite.

Parker: Trump knows what makes conservative voters tic

By Kathleen Parker August 13, 2015 6 a.m.

It is perhaps time to stop wondering what The Donald's got that the others ain't got.

Parker: Women's health care doesn't need Planned Parenthood

By Kathleen Parker August 6, 2015 6 a.m.

It took three videos showing Planned Parenthood doctors and executives discussing the culling and retailing of aborted baby parts, but Hillary Clinton finally managed to say that she found the videos "disturbing."

Parker: President pretty presidential compared to opponents

By Kathleen Parker July 30, 2015 6 a.m.

It is good to be President Barack Obama these days. In the midst of a visit to Africa, including Kenya, where Republican front-runner Donald Trump has insisted Obama was born, the president seems to have been liberated by events and circumstances to speak his true mind.

Parker: Trump not likely to rein in audaciousness anytime soon

By Kathleen Parker July 23, 2015 6 a.m.

Donald Trump can't help himself. Nor can we.

Parker: Shooting legacy: 'Emanuel Nine' will be remembered

By Kathleen Parker July 16, 2015 6 a.m.

In South Carolina these days, no one speaks his name.

Parker: Donald Trump proves humility passé in Twitter era

By Kathleen Parker July 9, 2015 6 a.m.

'So, Mom," he says. "Did you tweet that you were going on 'Meet the Press'?"

Parker: First lady's education initiative for girls a powerful step

By Kathleen Parker July 2, 2015 6 a.m.

First-term first ladies are often shadows to their more-important husbands, dabbling in lite fare to avoid criticism and picking safe projects to shield them and their families from the inevitable slings and arrows.

Parker: Pro-heritage stance for Confederate flag no longer valid

By Kathleen Parker June 25, 2015 6 a.m.

In a historic moment, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley called this week for removal of the Confederate Battle Flag from the Statehouse grounds.

Parker: With Jeb Bush, the third time could be the charm

By Kathleen Parker June 18, 2015 6 a.m.

If anyone should be feeling an overwhelming sense of Groundhog Day this presidential election, c'est moi.

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