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Today, the American Conservative Union revealed its line-up of regional and national speakers and panelists for the Colorado Conservative Political Action Conference, aka CPAC.  This year’s conference comes just a day after the first Presidential debate being held at the University of Denver, and a monthy before the election.  The intense focus on Colorado and the Denver Metro area underscores the importance our state will play in this contentious election.Standalone speakers will include:

  • Kansas Governor Sam Brownback
  • ACU Chairman Al Cardenas
  • Former Democratic U.S. Representative and former Co-Chair for Obama for America Artur Davis
  • Business leader and ACU Board member Carly Fiorina
  • U.S. Representative Cory Gardner (R-CO)
  • Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal
  • National Rifle Association President and ACU Board member David Keene
  • U.S. Representative Doug Lamborn (R-CO)
  • U.S. Representative Steve Pearce (R-NM)
  • U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL)

The day-long conference also will include ten panels and breakout sessions on various topics, including the alleged “War on Women”, as well as the CPAC All Star panel that will include conservative heavyweights, such as:

  • The American Spectator’s John Fund
  • The Washington Times’ Ralph Hallow
  • The Washington Examiner’s Charlie Spiering
  • Chairman of Special Operations for America and Montana State Senator Ryan Zinke

The day will close with a special screening of Dinesh D’Souza’s “2016: Obama’s America”.  For additional information on the day’s events or to attend, please visit