Ed Martin

Trump’s First 100 Days: Good, But Missing An Important Commitment To Christians, Especially Catholics

By Richard A. Viguerie, CHQ Chairman
Thanks to President Trump Catholics have had two big victories, but the President’s failure to act during his first 100 days on the larger issue of protecting religious liberty remains a glaring omission in an otherwise positive start to the Trump administration.

How Catholics Swung the Electoral College to Donald Trump

By Richard A. Viguerie, CHQ Chairman
Trump won by “a victory of increments” in key states that relied upon adding new voters; disaffected traditional Democrats and increments of other demographics, such as African-Americans and Hispanics, and especially Catholics, to build a new Republican-voting coalition.

How Catholics Swung the Electoral College to Donald Trump: Part 3 of 3

By Richard A. Viguerie, CHQ Chairman
The results of our campaign to turn the Catholic vote away from Hillary Clinton to Donald Trump speak for themselves. In the top four battleground states Trump won Wisconsin (where 31 percent identify as Catholic) by 22,177 votes. In Pennsylvania (where 27.4 percent identify as Catholic) Trump won by 67,416 votes. In Florida (where 26 percent identify as Catholic) Trump won by 134,000 votes and in Michigan (where 23 percent identify as Catholic) Trump won by 10,704 votes.

How Catholics Swung the Electoral College to Donald Trump: Part 1 of 3

By Richard A. Viguerie, CHQ Chairman
Trump won by “a victory of increments” in key states that relied upon adding new voters; disaffected traditional Democrats and increments of other demographics, such as African-Americans and Hispanics, and especially Catholics, to build a new Republican-voting coalition.

Eagle Forum Unity Restored

Eagle Forum Founder and Chairman Phyllis Schlafly has re-asserted her leadership of the organization she spent a lifetime building. With the departure of Ed Martin, who served as president for the past 16 months, Mrs. Eunie Smith will serve as President and Anne Schlafly Cori, daughter of Phyllis Schlafly, will serve as as Executive Director of the organization.

Ed Martin: One Man of Integrity Makes an Army

Missouri GOP Chairman Ed Martin has worked on building up the Missouri GOP’s ground game and made a point of asking the tough questions at the Republican National Committee and, in the process, has apparently earned the enmity of the insiders who run the RNC. Now he's demanding an investigation into the race-baiting ads in Mississippi sponsored by two of the RNC's most powerful insiders -- former RNC Chairman Haley Barbour and his nephew Mississippi GOP National Committeeman Henry Barbour.

Lessons of 9/11 Lost in Political Correctness

America is full of men and women who have broad shoulders and stout hearts, but they are not in ascendancy today. Our nation is run by the kind of people who will search an octogenarian from Minnesota before she boards a plane, but will allow the likes of Major Nidal Hassan to shield his evil with a whisper-thin patina of faith.