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CPAC canceled a speaker who was found sharing anti-Semitic conspiracy theories, after declaring this year's theme is 'America Uncanceled'

Donald Trump speaking at CPAC 2020. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images CPAC announced Monday it was canceling scheduled speaker Young Pharoah.  A report found that the rapper and activist had spread anti-Semitic conspiracy theories online. Critics of the move pointed out that this year's CPAC theme is opposing "cancel culture." Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The Conservative Political Action Committee announced Monday that it was canceling a scheduled speaker after it em...
Tags: Politics, America, Trends, Judaism, News UK, Anti-semitism, Donald Trump, Trump, Media Matters, Orlando Florida, Pharoah, Ben Jacobs, Matt Schlapp, Eric Hananoki, Conservative Political Action Committee, CPAC

A “view” from the Rose Garden: The nine

President Donald Trump announced his first two Supreme Court nominees in the East Room of the White House, and both in prime time on a weeknight. Many people commented on the vaguely game-show suspense the former host of “The Apprentice” brought to the process: the surprising lack of leaks about the pick, the hint that two finalists might appear for the announcement that went to then-Judge Neil Gorsuch in 2017, and the president again entering the room by himself before revealing then-Judge Bret...
Tags: Utah, Chris Christie, Featured, Supreme Court, Law, Senate, White House, Barack Obama, Ronald Reagan, Idaho, Nebraska, North Carolina, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Mike Lee, Family Research Council

CPAC Chair Says He’d Be ‘Afraid’ For Romney’s ‘Physical Safety’ At Conservative Conference

Conservative Political Action Committee chair Matt Schlapp made an ominous prediction on Sunday about the potential consequences Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) faces from other conservatives for voting to convict and remove President Donald Trump. Schlapp told “Full Court Press” host Greta Van Susteren that Romney, whom Schlapp had already disinvited to CPAC for voting for witnesses in Trump’s impeachment trial, would not be credentialed as a conservative were he to be invited to the conference in t...
Tags: News, Trump, Greta Van Susteren, Romney, Matt Schlapp, Conservative Political Action Committee, CPAC, SCHLAPP, Cristina Cabrera, Sen Mitt Romney R UT, Donald Trump Schlapp, Full Court Press, Twitter Watch Schlapp

Bolton Won’t Say Whether He Holds Kim Jong Un Responsible For Otto Warmbier’s Death

National Security Adviser John Bolton on Sunday wouldn’t match President Donald Trump’s assertion that he believes North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un is not responsible for the death of Otto Warmbier. “Do you take Kim Jong Un at his word?” CNN’s Jake Tapper asked Bolton in an interview Sunday, echoing Trump, who said after meeting with Kim in Hanoi recently that he took the North Korean ruler at his word that he was not responsible for Warmbier’s death. “The President takes him at his word,” Bolt...
Tags: News, North Korea, America, Cnn, Kim Jong Un, Kim, Bolton, Donald Trump, Hanoi, Trump, Jake Tapper, Kim Jong, Otto, John Bolton, Tapper, Conservative Political Action Committee

President Trump to Review Ban on Military Personnel Carrying Firearms

President Trump to Review Ban on Military Personnel Carrying Firearms Arizona -( One of the Second Amendment themes Candidate Donald Trump campaigned on was that military personnel should not be made into disarmed and helpless victims.President Trump said on Friday, 23 February,  he would be reviewing the current policies about military personnel carrying personal defensive firearms. From Donald Trump said Friday that he would review policies that keep troo...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Department Of Defense, Military, United States, Arizona, CCW, Donald Trump, Trump, U S Army, Military Justice, Conservative Political Action Committee, Weingarten, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch

As conservatives party at CPAC, it's liberalism that's on the rise

The Conservative Political Action Committee is meeting this weekend for its annual meeting. There are some signs, however, that conservatism may be peaking, while liberalism is on the rise.
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Conservatives In The Age Of Trump

The Conservative Political Action Committee begins its annual meeting Thursday. David Greene talks with Matt Schlapp of the American Conservative Union, which runs the event, about Trump's impact.
Tags: News, Trump, David Greene, Matt Schlapp, American Conservative Union, Conservative Political Action Committee

The real action at CPAC isn’t up on stage, it’s buried in Craigslist M4M ads

Milo may have had his invitation rescinded, but let’s not fool ourselves thinking he was the only gay in the village. The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), Washington D.C.’s annual gathering of regressive thinkers from all walks of life, actually has a cruisey gay underbelly. Last year we heard from some of these exotic birds when a journalist roamed the halls and arranged interviews via Grindr. Related: Hear From Closeted Gay Republicans Cruising Grindr At CPAC This year we have...
Tags: Craigslist, Washington, Life, Lifestyle, Ben Carson, Queerty, Mike Pence, Milo, Romney, Hooking Up, Conservative Political Action Committee, CPAC, Ricky Perry

Once suspect, Trump now a hero at conservative 'Woodstock'

After his victory, President Trump met with a far warmer response today at the Conservative Political Action Committee's annual conference.
Tags: News, Woodstock, Trump, Conservative Political Action Committee

Pressure Mounts on CPAC to Cancel Milo Yiannopoulos’ Speech

The annual conference of the Conservative Political Action Committee is coming up next week. However, controversy has already arrived in the form of Milo Yiannopoulos. His invitation to speak at the conference is not sitting well with critics. The criticism of the invitation became especially hot after two videos surfaced of Yiannopoulos defending young teen-adult [Read More...]
Tags: Health, Politics, Infertility, Matt Schlapp, Milo Yiannopoulos, Conservative Political Action Committee, CPAC, Yiannopoulos, Paul Kengor

Edwards owes up to $155M to cover Jindal'sa

When Bobby Jindal exited the governor's office, he left behind a string of IOUs for his economic development deals, at least $155 million of which could come due during the next four years of Gov. John Bel Edwa Edwards owes up to $155M to cover Jindal's business deals When Bobby Jindal exited the governor's office, he left behind a string of IOUs for his economic development deals, at least $155 million of which could come due during the next four years of Gov. John Bel Edwa Check out this story...
Tags: Louisiana, Edwards, Jindal, Bobby Jindal, John Bel Edwa Edwards, John Bel Edwa, Conservative Political Action Committee