Catherine Mortensen

Catherine Mortensen is the Vice President of Communications at Americans for Limited Government. She can be reached at

Mortensen is a former TV news anchor in New Mexico, elected official in Southern Colorado, and Capitol Hill communications director for Congressman Doug Lamborn (CO-05). She also served as a spokesperson at the National Rifle Association. She has bachelor’s degrees in journalism and political science from Boston University and a master’s degree in public administration from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government.

She lives in Northern Virginia with her husband and son. In her spare time, she enjoys reading books on American history, and exploring museums and historical sites.


Catherine Mortensen

Democrats demand free breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks for all kids, even the wealthy

“Nothing is so permanent as a temporary government program.” – Milton Friedman, economist by Catherine Mortensen As the Covid pandemic appears to wind down in the United States, Democrats are winding up their efforts to expand and make permanent many of the pandemic’s “temporary” emergency assistance programs. […]


Why Liz Cheney Had to Go

It is clear that Cheney cares more about earning praise from Nancy Pelosi and the corporate press more than she cares about fighting to save our country from the Democrat’s socialist agenda. By Catherine Mortensen Three-term Congresswoman Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) is not fit to lead our party […]


Democrat’s Voter Fraud Bill a ‘Frontal Assault on the Constitution’

By Catherine Mortensen With midterm elections shaping up to be a slaughter for Democrats, Senate Democrats are trying to push through their election fraud bill as quickly as possible, hoping it will allow them to rig the midterm elections for their benefit. Democrats are not even attempting […]


Red state governors fight back against Democrat’s socialist utopia

Red state governors are increasingly rejecting pandemic federal unemployment benefits in an effort to get people back to work and off the government dole. By Catherine Mortensen The governors of Montana, South Carolina, and Arkansas have rejected the increased pandemic unemployment saying it is creating perverse incentives […]


Biden administration has declared war on Trump supporters

Every American should tell their representatives in Congress to stand up to the Biden DoJ abuses of power. By Catherine Mortensen Since the Jan. 6 breach of the U.S. Capitol, the Biden administration’s Department of Justice has engaged in what appears to be a pattern of civil […]


Biden Administration Wants to Hire Private Contractors to Spy on You Online

“If fascism ever comes to America, it will come in the name of liberalism.” – Ronald Reagan By Catherine Mortensen The Biden administration is considering using outside firms to track Americans online, according to a new report from CNN. Because it is a clear violation of the […]


Biden’s Faux State of the Union Address: What He Said and What I Heard

Didn’t watch Biden’s faux State of the Union address? No worries. We watched it for you and translated what he said into what we heard. They were two very different things! By Catherine Mortensen President Biden’s awkward faux State of the Union address will go down in […]


Can Americans Kick their Pandemic Fear Addiction?

Just because the old man in the White House is addicted to fear doesn’t mean we have to be. We must actively confront our fears to regain the freedoms we have lost this past year. By Catherine Mortensen This week President Joe Biden wore a mask outdoors […]


Washington Post Ends Presidential Fact Checking Database on the Eve of Biden’s Faux State of the Union Address

Apparently, the Post doesn’t care that Biden is the most notorious liar in American presidential history. By Catherine Mortensen Tonight, Joe Biden will address a joint session of Congress in a faux State of the Union Address. I fully expect he will speak into a mostly empty […]


Pandemic winners and losers in terms of jobs losses and deaths

A new study confirms blue states such as New York and New Jersey had the worst outcomes, red states such as Utah and Idaho fared the best. By Catherine Mortensen A new study confirms that liberal blue states like New York and New Jersey had by far […]


Holding Capitol Police accountable for false narrative about Jan. 6 Capitol breach

The left politicized Officer Sicknick’s death and used it in the second phony impeachment trial of President Trump. America was lied to about the deaths associated with the riot. Among the casualties that day was Truth and someone needs to be held accountable for her death. […]


Woke CEOs who condemned GA election integrity laws can’t explain what is racist about the laws

When questioned at shareholder’s meetings, CEOs refused or were unable to thoroughly answer questions or give specifics of how Georgia’s laws are ‘racist.’ By Catherine Mortensen Free enterprise advocates participating in annual shareholder meetings of corporations like Levi Strauss, whose CEO called the new Georgia election integrity […]


Welcome to the anti-Paris Climate Accord club, John Kerry!

“If the United States went to zero [carbon emissions] tomorrow, we’d still have a problem. If China went to zero tomorrow, we’d still have a problem.” – Climate Czar, John Kerry By Catherine Mortensen Americans for Limited Government would like to welcome John Kerry, President Joe Biden’s […]


ALG Joins Movement to Stop ‘Genocide’ Games in Beijing

We should not reward the Chinese Communist Party with the honor of hosting the Olympic Games. The CCP’s horrific human rights record is a hideous betrayal of the world’s finest athletes who seek to compete in the noble spirit of the Olympic Charter. By Catherine Mortensen Americans […]


Why Black-Americans Increasingly Embrace the Conservative Movement

“The Great Exodus is happening right before our eyes and the Democrats don’t know what to do about it. They haven’t put together any type of policy structure that actually makes sense for the Black community.” By Catherine Mortensen Democrats are bleeding support from two of their […]

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