VIDEO: Cruz, Rubio and Kasich speak at CPAC 2016

The 2016 Republican Presidential field is down to four candidates following Ben Carson's announcement that he is officially suspending his campaign. Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio and John Kasich all spoke to a packed house at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, MD. Donald Trump was scheduled to appear at CPAC on Saturday morning, but cancelled his … [Read more...]

Donald Trump cancels appearance at CPAC 2016

Well, the room is buzzing. Thew showdown many came to see won't be happening at this year's Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC.) https://twitter.com/CPAC/status/705801139388817408 There is definitely are very large #NeverTrump movement at this year's event, and rumors were swirling that they would turn their backs and walk out on his speech that was scheduled … [Read more...]

WATCH: CPAC 2016 live from National Harbor, MD

Join us LIVE from National Harbor, MD for the 2016 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). LIVE STREAM Your browser does not support iframes. (NOTE: The feed may occasionally break to cover other events) Click here to view the CPAC agenda. Catch up on the latest from #CPAC2016 with our live blog: … [Read more...]

Who Wins the Prize for Most Watched CPAC 2013 Speech?

Alright, there is no prize. However, one week after the close of the 2013 Conservative Political Action Conference, its clear that one speech wins the award for its ability to grab people's attention the internet. Former Governor Sarah Palin's speech currently has 222,693 hits on The American Conservative Union's YouTube channel, and many more from other video sources as … [Read more...]

Sen. Rand Paul Wins CPAC 2013 Straw Poll

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) won the straw poll at the 2013 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), receiving 25% of the vote. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) came in a close second with 23%. Rick Santorum received 8% and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, who was not invited to speak at the conference, received 7%.   See the full results, including demographic and … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Full Speech from Dr. Ben Carson at CPAC

View Dr. Benjamin Carson's full CPAC speech here: http://youtu.be/hNvIfCZWCtQ … [Read more...]

Watch CPAC Live!

Conservatives from around the country are in National Harbor, MD this weekend for the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) hosted by the American Conservative Union.  There is a long list of excellent speakers, and we will keep the live stream posted on the front page all weekend. Tweet your thoughts throughout the weekend using the #CPAC2013 … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Palin Takes on Obama, Energizes CPAC Crowd

There were high expectations for Sarah Palin's closing speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), and she did not disappoint her audience! Taking on a tone of "we've had enough Mr. President," she drove the CPAC crowds to the longest standing ovations of the conference and garnered a lot of nodding heads and shouts of agreement. Palin spoke for nearly 40 … [Read more...]

CPAC Straw Poll Win Goes to Romney

It was a bit suprising to hear so little talk about the Presidential candidates at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC).  Perhaps that can be attributed to the lack of excitement many conservatives feel for the candidates. However, in the end, conference attendees were asked to choose their favorite for the CPAC Straw Poll. There was not much of a presence at … [Read more...]

CPAC Live: Day 2

After a great first day of CPAC, there is still so much more to come.  The live feed will be up all through the conference, so enjoy! Today's notables (all times ET): 9:00 a.m. - Gov. Mike Huckabee 10:25 a.m. - Rick Santorum 11:30 a.m. - Sen. Jim Inhofe 11:50 a.m. - Ann Coulter 12:10 p.m. - 2010 Freshman U.S. Representatives share their stories of coming to … [Read more...]