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Tag: CPAC
  • CPAC 2014!

    The SUNY Albany YAL CPAC trip was an enormous success! We joined forces with the SUNY Albany College Republicans to make it all happen and had an outstanding time. We attended training seminars, networked, and took time to enjoy ourselves. With the help of all of our awesome leadership we planned, organized and executed what …

  • YAL @ CPAC 2014

    It’s no secret that Young Americans for Liberty is the best at attracting young people to the principles of limited government. Our huge success at CPAC 2014 definitively proved that.  Heading into CPAC, we brought with us over a thousand “Stand With Rand” t-shirts, posters and stickers, our custom-designed political quiz kit, and our newest …

  • A Quick Glance: Conservatives and CPAC

    The great conservative convention came and went, just like every year.  But this year showed something more than previous years—no, not a fractured party undergoing “civil war.”  This past weekend showcased a boxed-in party, a movement that fortunately includes a great debate, not a great divide. The obvious: Senator Rand Paul won the straw poll in …

  • Libertarian & Conservative Conferences 2014

    Ok, get out your planner, because here are your main options for an awesome year of liberty conferences. If you think of something I’ve missed, add it in the comments! 1. YAL State Conventions Very like the national convention in the summer (see #2), but on a smaller, state-based scale. Anyone who registers can attend (no …

  • Rand Paul Wins CPAC Presidential Poll

    Sen. Rand Paul won the CPAC presidential preference poll on Saturday, narrowly defeating his fellow senator, Marco Rubio of Florida. Paul came into CPAC riding a wave of national fame after his thirteen-hour filibuster of the nomination of now-CIA Director John Brennan. Twenty-five percent of the 2,930 attendants at the convention cast their vote for …

  • YAL @ CPAC 2013: Live Report

    Day One If you have been keeping an eye on the news lately, you’ll know that Young Americans for Liberty is having one of our most amazing years at CPAC yet! CPAC 2013, the largest annual conservative conference in the country, began the weekend with a media firestorm that was centered on the grassroots youth support for …

  • Building a Bigger Log Cabin

    I’m sure we all remeber this little event from last year’s CPAC: Well now the social conservative wing of the Republican party is taking even more action. According the Washington Times: Some of the nation’s most prominent social conservatives are sending a message to their economic brethren by dropping out of the Conservative Political Action …

  • The Judge Talks with C4L at CPAC

    Here is the newest video from Campaign for Liberty at CPAC. Enjoy!

  • Hear Ye Bill Kristol

    You demonized Ron Paul’s straw poll win at CPAC, and I am A-Okay with that because I support free speech, unlike you. While your motive was probably more political than anything (Because Dr. Paul is an actual conservative on fiscal issues, foreign policy, and civil liberties; a principled position that is a direct threat to …

  • CPAC 2010 Sumo Championship

    Sixty-Four contestants ‘Belly’d up to Big Government’ and took part in YAL’s CPAC Sumo Wrestling Tournament on Friday, February 19th at the Marriott Wardman Hotel in Washington, D.C.   It was an incredibly fun and popular event and literally hundreds of people participated in open wrestling throughout the weekend against “Big Government”, portrayed by ‘Big Sis’ Janet …