Feb. 28, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Jim Tynen (919) 834-2099, James.Tynen@NCCivitas.org
RALEIGH – Appearances by Michelle Malkin, Jim DeMint, Ed Feulner and leading state officials are among the highlights of the first day of the Civitas Institute’s Conservative Leadership Conference (CLC) on Friday, March 1, at the Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley hotel.
Malkin, an author and syndicated columnist, will be the keynote speaker at the Friday dinner. Feulner, current president of the Heritage Foundation, and former Sen. DeMint, the president-elect of the foundation, will speak at lunch.
Also speaking Friday will be Lt. Gov. Dan Forest, Senate President Pro Tempore Phil Berger and House Speaker Thom Tillis, plus talk-show host Jason Lewis. Breakout sessions will educate hundreds of civic-minded attendees.
“We have sold all the available tickets,” said Civitas President Francis X. De Luca. “North Carolina has a golden opportunity to become a beacon of freedom and prosperity. At CLC, people will gain the skills and inspiration needed to ensure our state becomes stronger and freer.”
On the final day of CLC, Saturday, March 2, speakers will include economist John Lott, author of More Guns, Less Crime; state Supreme Court Justice Paul Newby; U.S. Reps. Renee Ellmers (R-2) and George Holding (R-13); former Congressman Artur Davis; and U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.).
Details about CLC can be found at www.clc2013.com.
More information on the Civitas Institute is available at www.nccivitas.org, or contact Communications Director Jim Tynen at firstname.lastname@example.org or (919) 834-2099.