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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Senator Tim Scott addressed a group of conservative activists during ACU’s annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC 2013) in Washington, D.C.

Senator Tim Scott:

“We in America…are a conservative nation” arguing that “We have to grow our economy, not our government.” He discussed the need to “bring fiscal sanity back to Washington, D.C.”  Scott continued his theme on the economy and quoted a personal mentor who said “Having a job is a good thing, creating jobs is a far better thing.”

Scott’s full remarks are...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced a featured panel entitled “Budgets & Readiness: Can We Cut Defense Spending & Still Protect America?” at CPAC 2013, the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference. America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists will be held Thursday, March 14 – Saturday, March 16, 2013. The defense panel will take place on Friday, March 15th at 12:15 pm.

“It is vital that we as conservatives not only promote strong national security but also in a way that’s...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced even more conservative leaders who will be featured speakers and emcees and serve in other important roles onstage at CPAC 2013, the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference. America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists will be held Thursday, March 14 – Saturday, March 16, 2013.

“As part of our theme this year, we are highlighting a number of young conservative activists and leaders at CPAC,” said ACU Chairman Al Cardenas. “For 40 years CPAC has played a vital...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced that U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-WY), U.S. Representative Michael Burgess (R-TX), U.S. Representative Jason Chaffetz (R-UT), U.S. Representative Tom Cotton (R-AR), U.S. Representative Cory Gardner (R-CO), U.S. Representative Louie Gohmert (R-TX), U.S. Representative Steve King (R-IA), U.S. Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), U.S. Representative Devin Nunes (R-CA), U.S. Representative Steve Pearce (R-NM), U.S. Representative Mike Pompeo (R-KS), U.S. Representative Lamar Smith (R-TX) and U.S...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced Paul Begala and Tucker Carlson will return to the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) stage for the ever-popular “Fight Club 2013: A Liberal & A Conservative Duke it Out,” moderated by Colin Hanna, President of Let Freedom Ring. America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists will be held Thursday, March 14 – Saturday, March 16, 2013. The Fight Club panel will take place on Thursday, March 14th at 2:...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced the premiere of the 40th anniversary video for this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). Under the theme, “America’s Future: The Next Generation of Conservatives; New Challenges, Timeless Principles,” CPAC attendees will be offered the intellectual and training tools they need to combat the liberal agenda.

“Our video for this year’s conference projects the energy and excitement CPAC has always provided our attendees for the last 40 years,” said Chairman Al Cardenas. “It is...

CPAC is another week distant.

Speakers announced. Cue the usual controversies.

This year’s controversy awards go to the alleged “snubbing” of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie — a speaker last year but not invited this year. Another winner in the controversy department is the decision not to have official participation by a gay group — GOP Proud .

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced prominent filmmakers who will participate on a panel entitled “Getting Hollywood Right” at CPAC 2013, the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference. America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists will be held Thursday, March 14 – Saturday, March 16, 2013. The Hollywood panel will take place on Friday, March 15th at 3:00 pm.

“Hollywood has had a long-standing reputation of catering to liberal political ideology instead of making movies that appeal...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced Donald Trump will address CPAC 2013, the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference. America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists to be held Thursday, March 14 – Saturday, March 16, 2013.

“Donald Trump is an American patriot and success story with a massive following among small government conservatives,” said ACU Chairman Al Cardenas. “I look forward to welcoming him back to the CPAC stage next week. Mr. Trump’s previous CPAC appearance was hugely popular among...

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