Brian Burch

President, CatholicVote

Brian Burch is the President and Co-Founder of CatholicVote (CV), a national, faith-based advocacy organization headquartered in Madison, WI. The mission of CV is to inspire every Catholic in America to live out the truths of the Catholic faith in public life. The organization fulfills its mission by educating and mobilizing lay Catholics and engaging in direct political and legislative action.


CV publishes the fastest growing online news source in the Catholic world, The LOOP, with over 500,000 daily readers and over 10,000 being added every month. CV has received national attention for its online videos, including its recently launched EDIFY initiative. Collectively, CV’s videos have garnered over 30 million views.


Mr. Burch is the co-author of the America Catholic Daily Reader, a daily reader of notable American saints, sinners, heroes, and rogues that have shaped American public life. He has appeared on Fox News and CNN, and has been covered in the New York Times, Washington Post, Washington Times, Wall Street Journal, Catholic News Agency, National Catholic Register, NPR, and other national publications. He is also a regular guest on talk radio, and Catholic radio stations nationwide.


Mr. Burch is a graduate of the University of Dallas with a degree in Political Philosophy. He received the prestigious Cardinal O’Connor Defender of the Faith Award from Legatus International in 2019. Mr. Burch and his wife Sara have nine children and reside in the suburbs of Chicago.


  • Does Your Vote Matter?

    Does Your Vote Matter?

    November 17, 2023
    Is this the most important election of our lifetime? Does our vote even matter? Get the answers on this episode of The EDIFY Podcast.

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