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CPAC 2019 - Latest news from the Conservative Political Action Conference

CPAC 2019 - Latest news from the Conservative Political Action Conference

Latest updates and news on the American Conservative Union's 2019 Political Action Conference (CPAC) held at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Md.

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In this Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, file photo, National Rifle Association Executive Vice President and CEO Wayne LaPierre, speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), at National Harbor, Md.  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

Andrew Cuomo 'hates' the NRA, LaPierre tells CPAC

- The Washington Times

Wayne LaPierre, the executive vice president and CEO of the National Rifle Association, told conservative activists on Saturday that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo "hates" the gun-rights group and vowed to continue pushing back against the state's treatment of the NRA.

President Donald Trump arrives to speak at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, in Oxon Hill, Md. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

CPAC 2019: How conservatives learned to stop worrying and love Trump

- The Washington Times

President Trump, who made some less-than-memorable CPAC appearances earlier this decade and earned a measly 3.5 percent support in the 2015 CPAC presidential straw poll, was by 2016 the mother of all lightning rods, with the conservative activists gathered in suburban Maryland desperately searching for an alternative presidential candidate. Three years later, all is forgiven.

"Reagan at CPAC: The Words that Continue to Inspire a Revolution" is an unprecedented collection of inspiring speeches President Ronald Reagan made at the annual CPAC gathering. (Regnery Books)

Reagan revolution still a force at CPAC

- The Washington Times

A remarkable new book, "Reagan at CPAC: The Words that Continue to Inspire a Revolution," is an unprecedented collection of all the inspiring speeches that Reagan himself made at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference.

The official 2019 CPAC Straw Poll shows the vast majority of attendees at the conservative conference back the president's emergency declaration authorizing spending on the border wall.  (American Conservative Union)

Countdown to CPAC, the theme this year: "What makes America great'

- The Washington Times

A cheerful heads-up for conservatives weary of partisan division and hostile news media. The Conservative Political Action Conference - CPAC -begins exactly three weeks from Wednesday, complete with the robust speeches and rousing patriotism that conservatives need and thrive on. This will be CPAC No. 45, by the way, and its theme is "What Makes America Great."