ACU Announces Romney Sons and 3 More Congressional Leaders to Speak at CPAC Colorado on October 4

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) announced today that Tagg, Matt, Josh, and Craig Romney, as well as U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT), U.S. Senator John Thune (R-SD), and U.S. Representative Jason Chaffetz (UT-3) will be featured speakers at CPAC Colorado in Denver on October 4, 2012. Click here to view the current agenda.“We are thrilled that that Tagg, Matt, Josh and Craig, as well as Senator Orrin Hatch, Senator John Thune and Representative Jason Chaffetz will be featured speakers at CPAC Colorado,” said ACU Chairman Al Cardenas.  “CPAC Colorado will not only be the political event of the season, but also will be the conservative response to the first presidential debate. It is crucial that voters understand what is at stake with just a month until the most important election in our lifetime. There is a very clear difference between the candidates and it is our role at ACU to ensure the voters are informed, energized and can mobilize.”

The ACU is teaming up with CitizenLink, The Heritage Foundation, Independence Institute, and Common Sense Policy Roundtable to bring national and regional leaders together with local grassroots activists for 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.

Additional featured speakers for CPAC Colorado include Kansas Governor Sam Brownback, Former Democratic U.S. Representative and former Co-Chair for Obama for America Artur Davis, U.S. Representative Cory Gardner, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, business leader and ACU Board member Carly Fiorina, National Rifle Association President and ACU Board member David Keene, U.S. Representative Doug Lamborn (R-CO), syndicated talk radio host Dana Loesch, U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis (R-WY), U.S. Representative Steve Pearce(R-NM), U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL), Chairman for Special Operations for America and Montana State Senator Ryan Zinke, and others.

Invited speakers include: former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, former Massachusetts Governor and GOP Presidential Nominee Mitt Romney, and U.S. Representative Paul Ryan. CPAC Colorado, which will be held in Denver the day after the first Presidential debate, serves as the second in a series of regional conferences in 2012 designed to mobilize Mountain West conservatives while highlighting conservative stars and issues in the region.

Advance registration ends at midnight tonight.  A 20% discount is offered to all active, retired military personnel, and their dependents with promo code: VETERAN.  For additional information, including media registration, please visit conservative.org.

The American Conservative Union is America’s oldest and largest grassroots conservative organization and was founded in 1964. The ACU has hosted CPAC in the Nation’s Capital since 1973. To learn more about the American Conservative Union, please visit our new website conservative.org.

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