CPAC Conference 2019, day 1
Feb. 28, 2019

  • Thursday, Feb. 28, 20189- Note: President Trump will be speaking at the CPAC (Conservative Political Action Conference) annual meeting Saturday at 11:30 a.m. In the meantime, here is a the replay of general session day one. The event is sponsored by American Conservative Union Chairman Matt Schlapp.

    Here’s the day’s main floor televised schedule

    8:00 AM Welcome Prayer: Ariana Woodson, The Woodson Center Presentation of Colors: Natalie Rodgers and Parker Buchanan, Citadel Cadets Pledge of Allegiance: Jose and Maria Viana National Anthem: Kaya Jones, Hueman Race Records, Inc.
    8:30 AM Marketing Marxism: There’s Nothing New about the Green New Deal Moderator: Matt Schlapp, American Conservative Union Ranking Member Jim Jordan (OH-4) Chairman Mark Meadows (NC-11), Freedom Caucus
    8:50 AM What Makes America Great – a set of 4 curated speeches Emcee: Gov. Scott Walker (WI)
    Our Nation’s Founding Sen. Mike Lee (UT) The Free Enterprise System Deneen Borelli, BlazeTV
    Dignity of the Person Marjorie Dannenfelser, Susan B. Anthony List
    A Force for Good LtCol Ollie North, USMC (ret.), National Rifle Association
    9:35 AM Dr. Sebastian Gorka, America First with Sebastian Gorka
    9:50 AM Activism with Charlie Kirk, Turning Point USA
    10:05 AM Mike Lindell, My Pillow
    10:20 AM An Interview with Ronna McDaniel, Republican National Committee Interviewed by Vince Coglianese, The Daily Caller
    10:40 AM Deficit Hawks: An Endangered Species? Tackle the Debt Before it Tackles You Moderator: Tim Chapman, Heritage Action for America Sen. Marsha Blackburn (TN) Sen. David Perdue (GA)
    11:00 AM A Conversation with Sec. Elaine L. Chao and Sec. Rick Perry Moderator: Charlie Gerow, Quantum Communications
    11:20 AM Faith Matters: Can Liberty Exist Without It? Sen. James Lankford (OK) Dr. Matt Spalding, Hillsdale College Allie Stuckey, BlazeTV
    11:50 AM An Interview with Demario Davis, New Orleans Saints Interviewed by Raymond Arroyo, Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN)
    12:10 PM Laura Ingraham, Fox News
    12:30 PM Toure and the 2A: An Interview with Maj Toure, Black Guns Matter Interviewed by LtCol Willes Lee, USA, ret., National Federation of Republican Assemblies 12:40 AM Disarming the Left’s Hypocrisy: The Fatal Disadvantage of “Gun Control” Moderator: Ian Walters, American Conservative Union Rep. Richard Hudson (NC-8) Kyle Kashuv, Turning Point USA Antonia Okafor, EmPOWERed
    1:15 PM Rick Harrison, Pawn Star and Gold & Silver Pawn Shop owner
    1:35 PM A Conversation on Criminal Justice Reform with Van Jones and Matt Schlapp Interviewed by Saagar Enjeti, The Daily Caller
    1:55 PM An Interview with Pat Nolan, American Conservative Union Foundation Interviewed by Debra Saunders, Las Vegas Review-Journal
    2:10 PM Director Larry Kudlow, White House, National Economic Council
    2:30 PM The Heartbeat of Humanity Dr. Benjamin Carson Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-5) Interviewed by Penny Nance, Concerned Women for America
    2:50 PM Sen. Lindsey Graham (SC)
    3:00 PM The Politics of Realignment and Its Impact on 2020 Moderator: Matt Schlapp, American Conservative Union Chairman Tom Bevan, Real Clear Politics Charlie Hurt, The Washington Times Bill Press, The Bill Press Show
    3:40 PM A Conversation with Sec. Alex Acosta, Sec. Alex Azar, and Admin. Linda McMahon Interviewed by Grace-Marie Turner, Galen Institute
    4:10 PM Protecting the Freedom of Jerusalem Amb. Dore Gold, Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs Introduced by Sander Gerber, Hudson Bay Capital
    Sponsored Event: Patriot Voices
    4:30 PM Closing Remarks by Carolyn Meadows, ACU Second Vice Chairman
    4:45 PM Diamond and Silk

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    CPAC Meeting 2019
    Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
    201 Waterfront Street
    National Harbor, MD