Post Tagged with: "Al Cardenas"

February 10, 2012 04:53

ACU Chairman sets tone for CPAC 2012 in opener

“Obama and former Speaker Pelosi’s support for Occupy Wall Street extremism says all we need to know about who they believe we are as a country.”

December 7, 2011 05:21

ACU to cosponsor Trump debate

“The American Conservative Union is proud to sponsor the upcoming Newsmax ION Television 2012 Presidential Debate.

December 7, 2011 05:21

ACU to cosponsor Trump debate

The American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas issued the following statement regarding the upcoming Newsmax ION Television 2012 Presidential Debate, scheduled for December 27, in Des Moines, Iowa. The ACU, host of the annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), will be a sponsor of the debate. “The American Conservative Union is proud to sponsor the upcoming Newsmax ION Television 2012 Presidential Debate. “Debates have already played a key role in this nominating process and present our best opportunity for […]

September 9, 2011 12:59

Blamer in Chief fails at leadership

“‘The fact that we are here today to debate raising America’s debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. It is a sign that the U.S. government can’t pay its own bills. It is a sign that we now depend on ongoing financial assistance from foreign countries to finance our government’s reckless fiscal policies. … Increasing America’s debt weakens us domestically and internationally. Leadership means that ‘the buck stops here.’ Instead, Washington is shifting the burden of bad choices today onto the backs of our children and grandchildren. America has a debt problem and a failure of leadership. Americans deserve better.’ – Sen. Barack H. Obama, March 2006.

February 18, 2011 06:16

Groups supporting ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ repeal or gay marriage will no longer be allowed to participate at CPAC

Al Cardenas, the new chairman of the American Conservative Union (ACU), announced on CSPAN Wednesday that the his organization, which hosts the annual CPAC event, will now vet organizations before allowing them to participate.

February 9, 2011 19:17

CPAC parent gets new leader

Businessman and attorney Al Cardenas was elected Chairman of the American Conservative Union (ACU) Wednesday in Washington, DC, succeeding David Keene, who had held the post since in 1984. Founded in 1964, the ACU is the oldest membership-based conservative organization in the United States.