Building Prosperity Together Most recently, the entire California Republican CongreSSional
Delegation joined my friends Reps. Kevin McCarthy (CA
Dear Friends: 22), Dana Rohrabacher (CA-46), Ken Calvert (CA-44) and
Ed Royce (CA-40) to announce their endorsement of my
For more than 25 years, I have worked in public life. Those
campaign in California's 37th Congressional District.
who know my life StOl), know as a young woman I was on
welfare. For more than seven years, I wondered in and out There can be no mistake my race to replace Laura Richardson
of a meaningless life. After finding my faith I made the is now one of the hottest in the country. That may be
decision to become self sufficient and to set goals. I because my opponent was named one of the most corrupt
developed a strong work ethic, completed college, started members of Congress along with her colleagues in the
my own business, and found my impoverished situation CongreSSional Black Caucus, Reps. Charlie Rangel (NY-15)
changed for the better. and Maxine Waters (CA-35).
After my business was destroyed in the 1992 Los Angeles As you know, you and I have a historic opportunity to tum
riots, I began to work in public policy. Today, I run an the tide against Obamacare, big government bailouts like
organization in Washington, D.C., the Center for Urban TARP and Stimulus I & II, amnesty for illegal aliens, and
Renewal and Education (CURE) that explores and high cost-no return welfare programs that have trapped the
_ promotes...markei based public-policy to emp.o..wer the liv.es.. colloroic.al1jLdis.advantagecLmcLhroken.up their families _
of the poor.
Because my opponent is extremely vulnerable, I have more
In March, I was asked by many prominent national political support each day coming in from California and around the
leaders to run for the U.S. House of Representatives in country. This district has a tradition of very low turnout
California's 37th Congressional District. After considerable elections - it has been won in the past with less than
soul searching, I detennined it was my duty to help tum 50,000 votes. We have a plan that will pull together a
this country around and I agreed to run. winning coalition of the more than 45,000 registered
Republicans, 51,000 decline to state voters, and over 25,000
Since the start of my campaign, many national leaders like
moderate Democrats to send Laura Richardson packing
Sarah Palin, Newt Gingrich, Mike Huckabee, Karl Rove,
from Washington DC. In order for my campaign to have a
Sen. Tom Coburn (OK) and House Republican Conference
real shot at winning and sending Laura Richardson home,
Chainnan Mike Pence (IN-6), entertainer-singer Pat Boone
I humbly ask for your support.
and former NFL Star Rosey Grier to name a few, have
endorsed my efforts to unseat newly elected Rep. Laura
Rkhardson, a weak incumbent who's unpopular in the
Contact Star Parker at Star Parker for Congress 2010 • 3939 Atlantic Ave., Suite 103 • Long Beach, CA 90807
562 989-STAR (7827) • starparkerforcongress.com
Paid for by Star Parker for Congress 2010 P.O. Box 4625, Carson, CA 90749
After receiving an Associates Star is a syndicated columnist
Degree in Advertising from Los for Scripps Howard News
Angeles City College and a BS Service, offering weekly op -eds
in Marketing with an to more than 400 newspapers
International Business Minor • New leadership worldwide, including the Boston
from Woodbury University, Star Herald, the Dallas Morning
launched an urban Christian • NewVision News, The Orange County
magazine in Los Angeles. Then Register, San Diego Union,
in 1992, the L.A. riots • New Ideas Arkansas Democrat Gazette and
destroyed her business but the Washington Examiner. She
didn't destroy her passion for • Creating Jobs & Prosperity has written two books on urban
the American dream. The loss policies and one book about her
of her business served as a Republican Nominee in California's life .
springboard for her focus on
faith and market-based 37th Congressional District which
solutions to fight poverty. She encompasses long Beach, Signal Hill, "Our Republican Party needs
founded and serves as Carson, Compton and parts of Star Parker in Congress, and
President of CURE, the Center so does our nation."
for Urban Renewal and los Angeles.
Education, a 501(c)3 non-profit
think tank in Washington D.C
In 1996, Star Parker 'There is no doubt that she will bring a new level of
worked with Republican enthusiasm and energy to Washington for American
leadership in Washington to craft historic reform of our values, limited government, and economic growth.
welfare system. Star selves on the advisory board of the She's a dynamic leader who is committed to building a
Cato Institute Project on Social Security Choice, and
more prosperous environment for the families in her
actively works with members of Congress and
organizations such as the Heritage Foundation and the district and ushering in positive change. Please join
Family Research Council on the issues such as health care, me in supporting Star and her message of hope,
education, taxation, and family values. Star appears opportunity, and self-reliance."
regularly on national radio and TV on Fox News, CNN, Sarah Palin
CNBC and BBC