CPAC 2013: Respecting Families and the Rule of Law: A Lasting Immigration Policy
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, a panel of top thinkers and leaders addressed a crowd of conservatives gathered for ACU’s a crowd of conservatives gathered for ACU’s annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC 2013) in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Whit Ayers, President, North Star Opinion Research
Dan Garza, Executive Director, The LIBRE Initiative
Helen Krieble, Founder and President, The Vernon K. Krieble Foundation
Jenny Korn, Executive Director, American Action Network
The Honorable Raúl Labrador
Moderator: Helen Aguirre Ferré, Host, “Zona Politica”
Selected comments by the panelists include:
Dr. Whit Ayers: Regarding the projected influx of young immigrants over the next few decades, “If we hope to have a vibrant center-right coalition, we better reach out aggressively.”
Jenny Korn: “Immigration reform is a conservative issue.” She continued, “You can be conservative and be for immigration reform.”
The Honorable Raúl Labrador: “We can offer a modern immigration system that keeps us strong, safe, and free.” Labrador continued, “It’s time again for the Republican party to again become the party of change.”
Full remarks are available via YouTube here.
Please note that the schedule is updated daily and available on our new CPAC 2013 website under “Program.”
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