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WASHINGTON, D.C. – American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas today released the following statement:

“The American Conservative Union PAC congratulates Ted Cruz.  For me personally, it’s especially gratifying as I first met Ted as a brilliant young attorney, fighting alongside Ted Olson and others during the 2000 presidential recount effort. I was Chairman of the Republican Party of Florida at the time and had a hunch this young man was going places. Just like Marco Rubio of Florida, Ted entered the U.S. Senate race relatively unknown and underfunded....

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced its inaugural ACU Ratings of the Michigan Legislature, honoring the Great Lakes State’s true conservatives. The Michigan 2012 Legislative Ratings Guide is now available online at conservative.org. There will be a reception for award recipients in Lansing, Michigan, on September 25, 2012.

“On behalf of the American Conservative Union, I am pleased to announce the winners of our 2012 State Legislative Rating awards for members of the Michigan Legislature who fight for conservative principles,...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas today announced that the Weekly Standard founder and editor Bill Kristol will address CPAC Colorado – the second regional Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) for 2012.Scheduled for Thursday, October 4, 2012, at the Crowne Plaza Denver International Airport, CPAC Colorado will energize and mobilize Mountain West conservatives, giving them the tools needed to defeat the liberal agenda in 2012, while also highlighting rising conservative stars and issues in the region. Online registration is...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF) today announced the election of five new board members: 60 Plus Association President Amy Noone Frederick, Focus on the Family Action Vice President of External Relations Tim Goeglein, Let Freedom Ring USA President Colin A. Hanna, National Rifle Association President David Keene and American Enterprise Institute Visiting Fellow Roger F. Noriega. Together with the current ACUF Board members, their mission is to further the educational arm of America’s premier conservative grassroots organization.

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ATLANTA, GA – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced its inaugural ACU Ratings of the Georgia General Assembly during an event in Atlanta, Georgia, honoring the Peach 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 2012 Georgia Legislative Ratings Guide is now available online at conservative.org.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas today announced that Focus on the Family affiliate CitizenLink, Common Sense Policy Roundtable, and The Heritage Foundation, are teaming up with ACU as sponsors for the upcoming Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Denver, Colorado. Scheduled for Thursday, October 4, 2012, at the Crowne Plaza Denver International Airport, CPAC Colorado will energize and mobilize Mountain West conservatives, giving them the tools needed to defeat the liberal agenda in 2012, while also highlighting rising...

DENVER, CO – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced its inaugural ACU Ratings of the Colorado General Assembly during an event in Denver, Colorado, honoring the Centennial State’s true conservatives. The nation’s oldest and largest grassroots conservative organization recently announced a new initiative to expand the highly touted ACU Congressional Ratings program to state legislatures for the first time ever, grading members on their votes on key conservative issues. The 2012 Colorado Legislative Ratings Guide is now available online at conservative.org....

WASHINGTON, D.C. – American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas today released the following statement.

"Today’s Supreme Court decision on the health care bill was a win for the liberals and a loss for American taxpayers. The Supreme Court called this mandatory insurance a tax, so let’s be clear --  it's one of the largest tax increases in our country's history. We have only one course available to prevent this disastrous mandate from taking place: big wins in November in Congress and the White House.

Conservatives can no longer depend on the...

WASHINGTON, D.C. –American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas today announced that the legendary Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) is going back on the road this fall, hosting the second in a series of 2012 regional CPACs in Denver, Colorado. Scheduled for Thursday, October 4, 2012, at the Crowne Plaza Denver International Airport, CPAC Colorado will energize and mobilize Mountain West conservatives, giving them the tools needed to defeat the liberal agenda in 2012, while also highlighting rising conservative stars and issues in the region. Online...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas and Institute for Liberty (IFL) President Andrew Langer today issued the following statement applauding the New Jersey Assembly Regulated Professions Committee for advancing A2258, legislation to protect free-market competition and promote innovation in the live event ticketing industry.

“The American Conservative Union and Institute for Liberty oppose paperless tickets and other restrictive practices. These unprecedented restraints on trade are an attempt to control both the primary and...

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