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It could be a bad starter relay, faulty wire(s)/switch(s) and/or dirty connections. I would check the starter relay and connections first. If everything else checks out, it just might be the starter itself.

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Q: Why would a new starter on a 1998 Mercury Topaz not seem to be getting any current?
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