A passionate champion of America’s founding principles, Senator Rick Santorum's impressive presidential campaign positioned him as a leading voice of the Republican Party. Senator Santorum began his presidential campaign as a dark-horse candidate, but with a victory in the Iowa caucuses, he became a center-stage challenger who went on to win another ten states, over 3 million votes, and claim the mantle of conservative alternative to the front-runner. In four years in the U.S. House of Representatives and 12 as U. S. Senator, Santorum earned a reputation as a passionate fighter for conservative values and a vocal advocate for smaller government, cutting wasteful spending, a strong national defense, and a return to our country’s founding principles.
America at the Crossroads: What Obama's Second Term Means for Our Nation
At the forefront of American politics, Rick Santorum relentlessly crusaded for conservative ideals as a 2012 Republican Presidential Candidate. Drawing from his extraordinary run as a presidential candidate and his experience in the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate, Santorum provides unmatched insight to assess America’s future.
The Gathering Storm of the 21st Century
A survey and analysis of the enemies America is confronting and the potential and current threat they pose to America. A member of the Senate Armed Services Committee for 8 years and one of the leading voices for confronting the threat of Radical Islamic Fascism, he will also provide insights as to how policy makers are reacting to this situation.
A First Generation American's Rise to Leadership in America
His personal testimony of how the son of an Italian immigrant rose to be one of the most influential leaders in Washington and beyond. From his ascendancy to prominence as a leader of the "Gang of Seven," in 1991 to spear heading the passage of the historic Welfare Reform Act of 1996, to leading the fight on global aids, to leading the Senate Republicans as their Chairman he will relay the his keys to successful leadership.
A Distinguished Record of Public Service
Rick Santorum’s accomplishments as a Senator include reviving America’s communities and empowering citizens to enjoy better lives, reforming the welfare system, fighting against poverty by championing programs that empower all citizens and protect the most vulnerable among us, combating the global HIV/AIDS epidemic, strengthening and protecting Social Security, providing every American with access to quality, affordable healthcare, lowering the tax burden on working families, protecting the institution of marriage, reducing America’s dependency on foreign sources of oil, countering the threat of radical Islam, speaking out against religious persecution – in particular persecution of Jews and Christians in the Middle East, and promoting democracy and religious liberty around the world.
Strengthening National Security
As a Senior Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, Rick established and directed a program focused on identifying, studying, and heightening awareness of the threats posed to America and the West from a growing array of anti-Western forces that are increasingly casting a shadow over America’s future and violating religious liberty around the world. He is writing a book on the “Gathering Storm of the 21st Century” – the war against a radical, Islamic fascist enemy and its growing alliances.