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Palin to be the keynote speaker at CPAC

Palin to be the keynote speaker at CPAC

WASHINGTON, Jan. 5 (UPI) -- 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin will be the keynote speaker at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington next month.
Same-sex marriage bills have mixed results

Same-sex marriage bills have mixed results

If Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie follows through on his pledge and signs a same-sex civil union bill into law, 24 percent of the United States have laws recognizing either civil unions or marriages for partners of the same sex.
NICOLE DEBEVEC, United Press International
Looking for a leader in CPAC

Looking for a leader in CPAC

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Since 1975, when a former California governor named Ronald Reagan attended the Conservative Political Action Conference to argue that the movement needed to speak in "bold colors rather than pale pastels," CPAC has been a must stop for most anyone who wanted to be president of the United States.
SAM DEALEY, UPI Outside View Commentator

Paul, Romney top CPAC straw poll

WASHINGTON, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. Ron Paul and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney were the only candidates pulling ahead of the pack Saturday in the CPAC straw poll.

Paul talks U.S. isolationism at conference

WASHINGTON, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- The United States needs to extricate itself from international affairs, Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, told a conservative summit in Washington.

Palin impersonator popular at CPAC

WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- A Sarah Palin impersonator was a popular draw Friday outside the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, Politico reported.
Romney attacks Obama at CPAC

Romney attacks Obama at CPAC

WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney highlighted his business experience and attacked President Obama's lack of it in addressing conservatives Friday.

Romney lays groundwork for 2012

WASHINGTON, Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney Romney kicks off a 19-state book tour observers say could be an effort to garner support for a 2012 presidential run.

Beck, Gingrich urge conservatives to rally

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Republicans must share the blame for letting progressives overtake the United States, talk show host Glenn Beck told a meeting of conservatives in Washington.
Paul wins CPAC presidential straw poll

Paul wins CPAC presidential straw poll

WASHINGTON, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, was the winner of a straw poll on presidential preference at a gathering of conservatives in Washington Saturday.
Conservatives gather

Conservatives gather

WASHINGTON, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney predicted to a gathering of conservatives that President Barack Obama won't win re-election.
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Romney rips Obama at CPAC

WASHINGTON, Feb. 18 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama will be remembered as "the biggest exaggeration since Al Gore's invention of the Internet," former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney said.
Tea Partiers could crash CPAC's party

Tea Partiers could crash CPAC's party

WASHINGTON, Feb. 18 (UPI) -- The surge in grassroots activism has jostled the pecking order of issues as conservatives trek to Washington for their annual conference, observers say.
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The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC; /ˈsiːpæk/ see-pak) is an annual political conference attended by conservative activists and elected officials from across the United States. CPAC is hosted by the American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF), a 501(c)3 charity. More than 100 other organizations contribute in various ways. Human Events, the Young America's Foundation, and the National Rifle Association have been three of the most prominent cosponsors in recent years. CPAC has a full time staff of two people, conference director Christopher Malagisi and Deputy CPAC Director Jillian Weleski.[1][2]

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