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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives John Boehner and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell will both address CPAC 2012 – the 39th annual Conservative Political Action Conference. America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists will be held Thursday, February 9 – Saturday, February 11, 2012, in Washington, DC.

“Following President Obama’s State of the Union address last evening, it is clear the Administration and liberals in Congress would rather play politics and...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced Andrew Breitbart will be a featured speaker at CPAC 2012 – the 39th annual Conservative Political Action Conference.  America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists will be held Thursday, February 9 – Saturday, February 11, 2012, in Washington, DC.

“Andrew Breitbart is one of the most influential conservative media voices in America today, and we are honored to welcome him back to CPAC. From founding and publishing some of the leading conservative news and opinion sites to...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced former Presidential candidates U.S. Congresswoman Michele Bachmann and Herman Cain will both be featured speakers at CPAC 2012 – the 39th annual Conservative Political Action Conference. America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists will be held Thursday, February 9 – Saturday, February 11, 2012, in Washington, DC.

“We are proud to welcome Michele Bachmann and Herman Cain to CPAC 2012 next month in our Nation’s Capital. Congresswoman Bachmann is one of the House Chamber’s...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced Phyllis Schlafly, founder and president of Eagle Forum, will address CPAC 2012 – the 39th annual Conservative Political Action Conference. America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists will be held Thursday, February 9 – Saturday, February 11, 2012, in Washington, DC.

“Phyllis Schlafly is a trailblazer and icon of the conservative movement in America, tirelessly advocating for the preservation of the traditional values shared by our founding fathers. We are pleased she will...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal will be a featured speaker at CPAC 2012 – the 39th annual Conservative Political Action Conference.  America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists will be held Thursday, February 9 – Saturday, February 11, 2012, in Washington, DC.  The newly re-elected Governor Jindal held his second-term inauguration this week, following a landslide victory last fall where he swept nearly 70 percent of the Pelican State vote. This will be his first appearance at...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas today announced ACU is expanding its new State Legislative Ratings initiative in 2012, increasing the number of state legislatures rated to 15 states, up from last year’s inaugural five states.  Based on the ACU’s gold-standard Ratings of Congress established in 1971, the State Legislative Ratings initiative grades members on their votes on key conservative issues.

In 2011, conservative ratings were issued to elected officials in the Legislatures of key battleground states Florida, Nevada,...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced Oliver North, a combat decorated marine, FOX News Channel host and Chairman of Freedom Alliance, and Wayne LaPierre, Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Rifle Association of America, will both be featured speakers at CPAC 2012 – the 39th annual Conservative Political Action Conference. America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists will be held Thursday, February 9 – Saturday, February 11, 2012, in Washington, DC.

“We are proud to announce the...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced Laura Ingraham will be a featured speaker at CPAC 2012 – the 39th annual Conservative Political Action Conference.  America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists will be held Thursday, February 9 – Saturday, February 11, 2012, in Washington, DC.  The host of the “The Laura Ingraham Show” is also a regular FOX News contributor and New York Times bestselling author.

“For the last decade, Laura Ingraham has been one of the most powerful conservative voices on American airwaves...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced former Vice Presidential candidate and Alaska Governor Sarah Palin will deliver a special keynote address at CPAC 2012 – the 39th annual Conservative Political Action Conference.  America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists will be held Thursday, February 9 – Saturday, February 11, 2012, in Washington, DC.  The FOX News contributor and New York Times bestselling author will conclude the three-day event, a slot occupied by Rush Limbaugh, Glenn Beck and U.S. Congressman Allen West...

ALEXANDRIA, VA – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced former Senator Rick Santorum (R – PA), a leading presidential candidate in today’s Iowa Caucuses, will be a featured speaker at CPAC 2012 – the 39th annual Conservative Political Action Conference. America’s largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists will be held Thursday, February 9 – Saturday, February 11, 2012, in Washington, DC.  The ACU today announced the event will also feature confirmed speaker Congressman Steve King (IA – 5).

“Senator Santorum has gained momentum in this...

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