ACU ANNOUNCES JENNY BETH MARTIN TO ADDRESS CPAC ST. LOUIS

August 5, 2013

Published: August 6, 2013

Contact: Laura Rigas, (202) 347-9388, lrigas@conservative.org

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced Tea Party Patriots Co-Founder Jenny Beth Martin as a featured speaker at the 2013 regional Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in St. Louis, Missouri on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013.

“A crowd favorite at CPAC 2013, we are very excited that Jenny Beth Martin is returning to the CPAC stage in St. Louis,” said ACU Chairman Al Cardenas. “Jenny Beth and the Tea Party Patriots have been a driving force in pushing leaders in Washington to return to the principles of fiscal responsibility, constitutionally limited government, and free market policies.”

Jenny Beth Martin is co-founder and national coordinator of the Tea Party Patriots, the nation’s largest tea party organization with more than 3,500 locally affiliated groups nationwide.  She was named number 15 in TIME magazine’s 100 Most Influential Leaders in 2010 and recently co-authored the book Tea Party Patriots: The Second American Revolution.

CPAC St. Louis will be held Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at the St. Charles Convention Center. It will provide a day of blockbuster speeches, policy discussions and networking opportunities—all celebrating the shared principles of smaller government, a strong national defense and traditional values. For additional information, visit our website at conservative.org/cpac/stlouis, on Facebook at facebook.com/CPACNews, or on Twitter at @cpacnews and #CPACSTL. Media registration (including bloggers) will open on September 3, 2013.

Confirmed speakers include: U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO), Kansas Governor Sam Brownback, ACU Chairman Al Cardenas, U.S. Senator Mike Lee (R-UT), U.S. Representative Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO), Texas Governor Rick Perry, U.S. Representative Jason Smith (R-MO), and U.S. Representative Ann Wagner (R-MO). Invited speakers include: Senator Tom Coburn (R-OK), U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-NE), South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley, Former Governor Mike Huckabee, NRA Executive Vice President and CEO Wayne LaPierre, New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez, U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KS), and U.S. Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA). For a complete list, visit: conservative.org/cpac/stlouis. Stay tuned for more announcements in the coming weeks.

ACU has proudly hosted CPAC – the nation’s largest gathering of conservatives – every year since 1973 in Washington, D.C. And now with an additional regional edition each year, CPAC educates and energizes thousands of attendees, featuring all of the leading conservative organizations and speakers who drive conservative thought in the nation.

Founded in 1964, the American Conservative Union (ACU) is the oldest and largest grassroots conservative organization in the nation. For almost fifty years, ACU has served as an umbrella organization harnessing the collective strength of conservative organizations fighting for Americans who are concerned with liberty, personal responsibility, traditional values, and strong national defense. ACU defines conservatism, grows conservatism, and wins for conservatism.

###

Join ACU

The ACU Blog

Remembering Stan Evans

Originally published by National Review  by John Fund    From a journalist whose career he kick-started I heard about the death at age

CPAC then and now

Originally posted by The Washington Times

By Craig Shirley

For those of us around in the early days, there was something bittersweet

Remembering M. Stanton Evans

Originally posted by Powerline

by STEVEN HAYWARD

Sad news this morning of the passing of M. Stanton Evans

The Washington Times CPAC 2015 Straw Poll Results

The Road to CPAC

USA Today: CPAC Attendees Discuss What they Are Looking for in a Presidential Candidate

Screen Shot 2015-03-04 at 10.57.57 AM

Conservatives attending the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference tell USA TODAY what they are looking for in a presidential candidate. H. Darr Beiser, USA TODAY

The 15 Best Quotes From CPAC 2015

Screen Shot 2015-03-03 at 3.10.00 PM

Originally published on Townhall.com

by John Hawkins

15) “I close with two words, ‘Kill ISIS!’ God bless you all!” — Mark Levin

CBS Philly’s Giordano: CPAC This Year Was Better Than Ever

Screen Shot 2015-03-02 at 10.35.05 PM

Originally published by CBS Philadelphia

By Dom Giordano

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — CPAC this year was better than ever. This was my third visit

Founded in 1964, the American Conservative Union (ACU) is the oldest and largest grassroots conservative organization in the nation. For more than forty years, ACU has served as an umbrella organization harnessing the collective strength of conservative organizations fighting for Americans who are concerned with liberty, personal responsibility, traditional values, and strong national defense. As America's premier conservative voice, ACU is the leading entity in providing conservative positions on issues to Congress, the Executive Branch, State Legislatures, the media, political candidates, and the public. Read More

1331 H St NW Suite 500
Washington, DC 20005
Ph: (202) 347-9388 | Fx: (202) 347-9389

Contact Us
Privacy Policy
Opportunities/Careers

ACU. All Rights Reserved.