Conversations With ConservativesMonday April 16, 2012
Get the inside scoop from the House’s champions of conservatism!
|Date:||Tuesday, April 17, 2012|
|Time:||1:30 PM EDT|
|Location:||House Visitors Center, Room 201|
|Who:||National and District Media, Bloggers|
Conversations with Conservativesis a newly-established group of free market and liberty-minded Members of Congress that will meet monthly with traditional press and bloggers to discuss the most important issues of the day. Chaired by Representatives Raúl Labrador (ID-01), Tim Huelskamp (KS-01) and Jeff Landry (LA-03), each meeting will feature different conservative members of Congress to share their ideas and field questions from the media.
Participating members in the April 2012Conversations with Conservatives include:
· Rep. Raúl Labrador (ID-01).
· Rep. Tim Huelskamp (KS-01).
· Rep. Jeff Landry (LA-03).
· Rep. Allen West (FL-22).
· Rep. Jim Jordan (OH-04), Chairman of the Republican Study Committee.
· Rep. Mick Mulvaney (SC-05).
· Rep. Jeff Duncan (SC-03).
· Rep. Ted Poe (TX-02).
· Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01).
· Rep. Sandy Adams (FL-24).
· Rep. Bill Johnson (OH-06).
· Rep. David Schweikert (AZ-05).
· Rep. Joe Walsh (IL-08).
The event will be moderated by Rob Bluey, Director of the Center for Media and Public Policy at the Heritage Foundation. As it will be “tax week,” special topics of interest will include tax reform and President Obama’s proposed “Buffett Rule,” as well as general news of the day.
Refreshments will be served, and wireless Internet will be provided. District media and press unable to attend are encouraged to watch Conversations with Conservatives live at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/conversations-with-conservatives.
Questions may be submitted via Twitter using the hash-tag #CWC.