Gary Bauer

Will Supreme Court Choice Divide or Unite Trump Coalition?

By Richard A. Viguerie, CHQ Chairman
With President Trump meeting with key Senators to discuss his first Supreme Court nomination it is vital for conservatives to contact the White House and to respectfully urge President Trump to avoid nominating Judge William Pryor to the Supreme Court.

Conservative Opposition to Judge William H. Pryor Jr. Growing

What was a trickle of cultural conservatives voicing concern about Judge Pryor has begun to build into a steady stream of opposition. “Pryor may be 90 percent good on his decisions, but that is not good enough,” said Tim Wildmon, president of the American Family Association. “We need someone who will be just like Scalia, 100 percent, in terms of their judicial philosophy."

President Trump: Don’t Nominate Judge Pryor, Get Your First Supreme Court Pick Right

By Richard A. Viguerie, CHQ Chairman
We know where Judge Pryor stands, and while he has a good record on some of our issues, his willingness to create new protected classes and endow them with judicially created rights unmoored to legislation or the plain language of the Constitution and his failure to protect religious liberty clearly disqualifies him from consideration as a replacement for Justice Antonin Scalia.

Over 500 Faith And Cultural Conservative Leaders Endorse Ted Cruz

In endorsing Ted Cruz for President Tony Perkins spoke for many faith leaders and cultural conservatives when he said, "I trust Ted to fight to pull America out of the political and cultural tailspin that President Obama’s policies have put us in. This is no normal election; this election is about the very survival of our Constitution and our republic.”

Fired for Being Christian – Join Us In Demanding A&E Bring Back Phil Robertson

Those who are inclined to take a live and let live attitude toward the same-sex marriage debate must understand that Phil Robertson is only the latest victim of a totalitarian movement in which any dissent, including that based upon Biblical teachings, is driven from the public discourse regarding homosexuality and same-sex marriage. Please sign our petition to A&E demanding that Phil Robertson be reinstated to his role in "Duck Dynasty."

A 21st Century Dred Scott Decision Makes Slaves of Christians

Were Jack Phillips an artist or a writer and had refused to use his creative talent to serve a cause that violated his beliefs no doubt the Left would be quick to stand for his First Amendment rights, but Jack Phillips is a working guy -- a baker and small business owner -- not an artist or writer or other creative talent recognized by the Leftist elite, so in their eyes he can be forced to use his talent in an activity that violates his Christian beliefs.

Bauer to GOP: Don't Exile Tea Party

Gary Bauer, Politico

Calls to jettison the tea party remind us of the GOP elites who perennially advocate abandoning conservative positions on social issues. The GOP can’t win without socially conservative voters, and it couldn’t win without the energy, ideas and votes of tea party conservatives.