September 27, 2013
Published: September 28, 2013
St. Charles, MO – Today, a panel of distinguished leaders addressed an enthusiastic crowd of conservatives gathered for ACU’s fourth regional Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC ) in St. Louis, MO. The panel was titled: “Can Social Conservatives and Libertarians Ever Get Along?”
Geoffrey Neale, Chairman, Libertarian Party
Matthew Spalding, Ph.D., Vice President, American Studies and Director, B. Kenneth Simon for Principles and Politics, The Heritage Foundation
Doug Bandow, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute
Moderator: Tom Minnery, Executive Director, CitizenLink
From Left to Right: Tom Minnery, Geoffrey Neale, Matthew Spalding, Doug Brandow
Photo Credit: Eric Draper Photography
Selected comments by the panelists include:
Geoffrey Neale: “The Libertarian Party was built in 1971. It was built on a simple principle: Liberty.”
Dr. Matthew Spalding: “Our Conservatism asserts truths endowed by our creator”
Doug Bandow: “It is hard to have virtue without liberty. It’s also hard to have liberty without virtue.”
Full remarks are available via YouTube here.
Please note that the schedule is available on our CPAC St. Louis website under “Program.”
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.
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