Leadership Institute

The Heritage Foundation And Jim DeMint: Both Vital To The Conservative Movement

By Richard A Viguerie, CHQ Chairman
I was there, so to speak, at the beginning of the Heritage Foundation and what many people in Washington seem to have forgotten is that Heritage was founded to be a movement conservative force independent of the Republican Party and establishment Republican leaders.

Free Webinar Featuring CHQ Chairman Richard A. Viguerie

CHQ Chairman Richard A. Viguerie is a pioneer in the political landscape of the United States. In the ‘60s he was the first to use computer technology in political fundraising. Then in the ‘70s and ‘80s his direct marketing techniques “may have tipped the entire political balance” in the conservative direction, according to The Washington Post. Mr. Viguerie continues at the forefront of conservative direct mail fundraising as founder and president of American Target Advertising. He specializes in helping conservative organizations and leaders develop a grassroots base that has an impact.

Celebrating Richard Viguerie’s 80th Birthday

Far from being a look back at a successful career and a life well-lived, we expect tonight’s celebration of CHQ Chairman Richard Viguerie's 80th birthday to be a look ahead.