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Trump calls Schlafly a "fierce and tireless warrior"

Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 01:50

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump honored conservative icon Phyllis Schlafly at her funeral service saying she was a ''strong, proud, fierce and tireless warrior.'' Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump honored conservative icon Phyllis Schlafly at her funeral service Saturday, calling her a "strong, proud, fierce and tireless warrior." Schlafly, who became a "founding mother" of the modern U.S. conservative movement by battling feminists in the 1970s and working tirelessly to defeat the Equal Rights Amendment, died on Monday at the age of 92. She died at her home in the St. Louis suburb of Ladue, Missouri in the presence of her family, Eagle Forum, the organization she founded, said in a statement. The cause of death was not given. i was still a conservative force and popular speaker in her 90s, endorsing Donald Trump for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016 and praising his policy on immigration. She served as a delegate to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last July.

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Trump calls Schlafly a "fierce and tireless warrior"

Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 01:50