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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...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced a number of conservative leaders who will participate on a panel entitled "Respecting Families and the Rule of Law: A Lasting Immigration Policy" 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 panel will deliver their thoughts on immigration policy initiatives on Thursday, March 14th at 10:45 am.

“We are thrilled to welcome...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced that former GOP presidential candidate and U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann, U.S. Representative Diane Black, U.S. Representative Marsha Blackburn, U.S. Representative Tom Price and U.S. Representative Steve Scalise will address 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.

“Today I had the pleasure of bestowing the ‘Defender of Liberty’ award...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced that Dr. Ben Carson will be a featured speaker 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.

“Dr. Ben Carson represents the optimism and hope of the future of the conservative movement, while at the same time he articulates the deep fiscal and social challenges that our Nation faces,” said ACU Chairman Al Cardenas. “We look forward to welcoming...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced that Dr. Ben Carson will be a featured speaker 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.

“Dr. Ben Carson represents the optimism and hope of the future of the conservative movement, while at the same time he articulates the deep fiscal and social challenges that our Nation faces,” said ACU Chairman Al Cardenas. “We look forward to welcoming...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced that the Tea Party News Network will sponsor free WiFi for all CPAC 2013 attendees, including media.  The 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference will be held Thursday, March 14 – Saturday, March 16, 2013.

“We are thrilled that the Tea Party News Network stepped forward to sponsor Wifi for all conference attendees this year,” said ACU Chairman Al Cardenas.

“We're delighted that we could provide free internet for all CPAC 2013 attendees,” said Scottie Nell Hughes, News...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced Texas Governor Rick Perry will address 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.

“Governor Rick Perry has been successful in leading Texas with strong fiscally conservative policies,” said ACU Chairman Al Cardenas. “We look forward to welcoming Governor Perry back to the CPAC stage in March.”

Before Rick Perry became the 47th Governor...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal will address 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.

“Governor Bobby Jindal represents a new generation of governors leading the conservative movement,” said ACU Chairman Al Cardenas. “We look forward to welcoming Governor Jindal back to the CPAC stage and hearing about the many conservative solutions he...

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