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Published: September 28, 2013

Contact: Laura Rigas, (202) 347-9388, [email protected]

St. Charles, MO – Today, Texas Governor Rick Perry addressed an enthusiastic crowd of conservatives gathered for ACU’s fourth regional Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC ) in St. Louis, MO. Introduced by ACU Chairman Al Cardenas, Perry addressed a full room of attendees on the successes of conservative governors across the country.

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Published: September 28, 2013

Contact: Laura Rigas, (202) 347-9388, [email protected]

St. Charles, MO – Today, President and Founder of Americans for Tax Reform Grover Norquist addressed an enthusiastic crowd of conservatives gathered for ACU’s fourth regional Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in St. Louis, MO. Introduced by radio host Dana Loesch, Norquist addressed attendees the state of the Republican Party.

Photo Credit: Eric Draper Photography

Grover Norquist:

“We want one...

Published: September 28, 2013

Contact: Laura Rigas, (202) 347-9388, [email protected]

St. Charles, MO – Today, Louisiana State Senator Elbert Guillory addressed an enthusiastic crowd of conservatives gathered for ACU’s fourth regional Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in St. Louis, MO. Introduced by Turning Point USA founder Charlie Kirk, Senator Guillory addressed attendees about his decision to leave the Democratic Party and join the Republican Party. Guillory received a standing ovation from the crowd...

Published: September 28, 2013

Contact: Laura Rigas, (202) 347-9388, [email protected]

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?"

Panelists included:

Geoffrey Neale, Chairman, Libertarian Party

Matthew Spalding, Ph.D., Vice President,...

Published: September 28, 2013

Contact: Laura Rigas, (202) 347-9388, [email protected]

America’s Future: The Next Generation of Conservatives

New Challenges, Timeless Principles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced the final schedule of speakers, panels, and events at the 2013 regional Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) today, in St. Louis, Missouri, at the St. Charles Convention Center. Click here to see the...

Published: September 24, 2013

Contact: Laura Rigas, (202) 347-9388, [email protected]

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced its second annual ACU Ratings of the Michigan Legislature, honoring the Great Lakes State’s true conservatives. The nation’s oldest and largest grassroots conservative organization began a new initiative to expand the highly touted ACU Congressional Ratings program to state legislatures, grading members on their votes on key conservative issues. The Michigan 2013...

Published: September 24, 2013

Contact: Laura Rigas, (202) 347-9388, [email protected]

WASHINGTON, D.C. – American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas today announced that he has appointed Carly Fiorina to serve as the Chairman of the American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF), the educational arm of the ACU.  Ms. Fiorina will succeed current ACUF Chairman Cleta Mitchell on October 1, 2013.

“Cleta Mitchell has been an excellent Chairman of the Foundation, and I appreciate very much her service to ACU...

Published: September 23, 2013

Contact: Laura Rigas, (202) 347-9388, [email protected]

America’s Future: The Next Generation of Conservatives

New Challenges, Timeless Principles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced a featured panel entitled “Is There a Conservative Position on Immigration Reform?” at the 2013 regional Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in St. Louis, Missouri on Saturday, Sept. 28,...

Published: September 19, 2013

Contact: Laura Rigas, (202) 347-9388, [email protected]

America’s Future: The Next Generation of Conservatives

New Challenges, Timeless Principles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced the schedule of speakers, panels, and events at 2013 regional Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in St. Louis, Missouri on Saturday, September 28, 2013. Click here to see the full schedule on our website...

September 9, 2013

Dear Congressman,

On behalf of the American Conservative Union, I urge you to vote “NO” on the Zoe Lofgren bill, H.R. 1891, creating the position of Science Laureate of the United States, when it comes up on the suspension calendar on Tuesday.

This bill has not been approved by the House Science Committee, and by putting it on the suspension calendar, there is no chance for amendment or adequate debate.

Although the bill seems innocuous, it will provide the opportunity for President Obama to make an appointment of someone (or more than one...

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