FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – January 24, 2011
CONTACT: Joshua Mercer, firstname.lastname@example.org
Catholic Families for America
Dr. Kevin Roberts to join CatholicVote.org PAC Advisory Board
CHICAGO – CatholicVote.org President Brian Burch announced today that Catholic Families for America has joined the CatholicVote.org family of organizations.
Based in Texas, Catholic Families for America will be renamed CatholicVote.org Southwest and will work to build chapters for CatholicVote.org at the state level.
Dr. Kevin Roberts, Founder of Catholic Families for America, will join CatholicVote.org PAC’s Advisory Board.
“Catholics must be dedicated advocates for life, marriage, and freedom at the ballot box. Dr. Kevin Roberts helped build a movement of politically-active Catholic citizens in the southwest that we hope to grow and expand upon. Dr. Roberts continues to be a strong champion for the Faith and we’re pleased to welcome him and his organization into the CatholicVote.org family,” said Brian Burch, President of CatholicVote.org PAC.
“The opportunity to become part of CatholicVote means that the movement by lay Catholics to reclaim the public square continues to gain momentum. I look forward to continuing my efforts in cultivating Catholic political activism as part of the CatholicVote team,” said Dr. Roberts.
In addition to serving on the CatholicVote.org PAC Advisory Board, Dr. Roberts will continue to provide his personal daily podcast commentaries at capitolhillcatholic.com.
CatholicVote.org PAC is the political action arm of CatholicVote.org. The 2010 election cycle marked the inaugural year for the political action committee. CatholicVote.org PAC endorsed 9 candidates for Congress and 1 Senate candidate. Seven of the ten endorsees won.