Craig Johnson aka “Brother Craig the Hatchet Man” is the popular on-air personality of conservative talk radio program “The REALLY, Real, Deal with Brother Craig the Hatchet Man” and features the people and the things that make America great. The program airs on on 1140AM / 96.1FM WRVA Richmond, VA, 6am – 7am Sundays, and Fox 580AM, WLVA, Lynchburg, VA, 11am Saturdays. Radio program archives are available at www.thefirstamendmentinc.com.
“Brother Craig” is the Founder and President of The First Amendment, Inc., a non-profit educational and advocacy organization that promotes American freedom, constitutionality, and identifies and endorses good conservative public policy.
Reverend Craig is a member of the Virginia Christian Alliance board of advisor team and is the organization’s School Choice Advocate. You can learn more about his role with the Virginia Christian Alliance by visiting www.vachristian.org.
With over twenty years combined entrepreneurial, political analysis, conservative advocacy, campaign advisory and public speaking experience, Reverend Craig” spreads his message of faith in God, American Exceptionalism and promotes all six clauses of the First Amendment, which are:
- The freedom of religion
- The freedom from religion
- The freedom of speech
- The freedom of the press
- The freedom to peaceably assemble (the foundation of free enterprise)
- The right to petition the government for redress of grievances (lobbying)
As an on-air personality, Reverend Craig informs audiences about the value of their American freedom and the vast free-market opportunities for creating enriched lives that are a gift from God, not a gift from the government.
Unafraid and bold in his proclamations, Reverend Craig promotes Christian faith, conservative values, constitutional limits, free enterprise, and the people and the things that make America great through the eyes of the average American experience, which truly knows “The REALLY, Real, Deal ™” in America today.
“The REALLY, Real, Deal ™” program has been visited by such prominent guests as bestselling author/filmmaker, Dinesh D’Souza; David Horowitz; Col. Allen West; Newt and Calista Gingrich; Larry Pratt of GOA; renowned pollster, Scott Rasmussen; Virginia Attorney General, Ken Cuccinelli; Dr. Alveda C. King; economist and Rush Limbaugh fill-in host, Dr. Walter E. Williams; New York Times bestselling authors, Dr. Jerome Corsi, Ed Klein; Islam experts like Nonie Darwish, Robert Spencer, and Pamela Geller; country music legend The Oakridge Boys; patriotic singer, Lee Greenwood, and many prominent pastors, like Carl Gallups, Dr. Robert Jeffress, John Hagee, Rev Jesse Lee Peterson; and, many other political leaders, renowned authors and personalities.
Known for his motto, “The truth is my hatchet: I bring it and I sling it”, Reverend Craig shares American truths of freedom, free-market capitalism, patriotism, constitutionality, limited government, and family values on the speaking circuit with the same personable and passionate style enjoyed by his radio and TV audiences.
“The REALLY, Real Deal, ™” is an insightful and entertaining source of talk about today’s issues for the informative Christian, Conservative, Constitutional, Capitalistic, Coalition (Reverend Craig has coined “The 7 Cs)”.