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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF) today announced the election of five new board members: 60 Plus Association President Amy Noone Frederick, Focus on the Family Action Vice President of External Relations Tim Goeglein, Let Freedom Ring USA President Colin A. Hanna, National Rifle Association President David Keene and American Enterprise Institute Visiting Fellow Roger F. Noriega. Together with the current ACUF Board members, their mission is to further the educational arm of America’s premier conservative grassroots organization.

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ATLANTA, GA – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced its inaugural ACU Ratings of the Georgia General Assembly during an event in Atlanta, Georgia, honoring the Peach State’s true conservatives. The nation’s oldest and largest grassroots conservative organization began a new initiative to expand the highly touted ACU Congressional Ratings program to state legislatures, grading members on their votes on key conservative issues. The 2012 Georgia Legislative Ratings Guide is now available online at conservative.org.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas today announced that Focus on the Family affiliate CitizenLink, Common Sense Policy Roundtable, and The Heritage Foundation, are teaming up with ACU as sponsors for the upcoming Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Denver, Colorado. Scheduled for Thursday, October 4, 2012, at the Crowne Plaza Denver International Airport, CPAC Colorado will energize and mobilize Mountain West conservatives, giving them the tools needed to defeat the liberal agenda in 2012, while also highlighting rising...

DENVER, CO – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced its inaugural ACU Ratings of the Colorado General Assembly during an event in Denver, Colorado, honoring the Centennial State’s true conservatives. The nation’s oldest and largest grassroots conservative organization recently announced a new initiative to expand the highly touted ACU Congressional Ratings program to state legislatures for the first time ever, grading members on their votes on key conservative issues. The 2012 Colorado Legislative Ratings Guide is now available online at conservative.org....

WASHINGTON, D.C. – American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas today released the following statement.

"Today’s Supreme Court decision on the health care bill was a win for the liberals and a loss for American taxpayers. The Supreme Court called this mandatory insurance a tax, so let’s be clear --  it's one of the largest tax increases in our country's history. We have only one course available to prevent this disastrous mandate from taking place: big wins in November in Congress and the White House.

Conservatives can no longer depend on the...

WASHINGTON, D.C. –American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas today announced that the legendary Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) is going back on the road this fall, hosting the second in a series of 2012 regional CPACs in Denver, Colorado. Scheduled for Thursday, October 4, 2012, at the Crowne Plaza Denver International Airport, CPAC Colorado will energize and mobilize Mountain West conservatives, giving them the tools needed to defeat the liberal agenda in 2012, while also highlighting rising conservative stars and issues in the region. Online...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas and Institute for Liberty (IFL) President Andrew Langer today issued the following statement applauding the New Jersey Assembly Regulated Professions Committee for advancing A2258, legislation to protect free-market competition and promote innovation in the live event ticketing industry.

“The American Conservative Union and Institute for Liberty oppose paperless tickets and other restrictive practices. These unprecedented restraints on trade are an attempt to control both the primary and...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) Political Action Committee (PAC) today endorsed Cliff Stearns for Florida’s Third Congressional District.

ACU Chairman Al Cardenas issued the following statement:

“Cliff Stearns is the clear conservative choice in Florida’s Third District. His ACU lifetime congressional rating of 95 over 23 years of service reflects an outstanding and consistent commitment to conservative principles over a wide range of issues and is one of the highest in the Congress over that period of time.”

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WASHINGTON, D.C.– The American Conservative Union (ACU) Political Action Committee (PAC) today endorsed Orrin Hatch for Utah’s U.S. Senate seat.“For 35 years, Senator Orrin Hatch has fought hard for the people of Utah, standing up for the rights of the unborn, the Second Amendment and pushing for a balanced budget amendment to the U.S. Constitution,” said ACU Chairman Al Cardenas. “At a time when fundamental American principles are being challenged, Senator Orrin Hatch stands with those who are trying to preserve those principles.”“The ACU PAC is proud to endorse Senator...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Al Cardenas and Institute for Liberty (IFL) President Andrew Langer today issued the following statement applauding the introduction of SB 1186 and SB 1187, sponsored by State Sen. Joe Hune, R-Hamburg Twp., to protect free-market competition and promote innovation in the live event ticketing industry.

“The American Conservative Union and Institute for Liberty oppose restrictive tickets. Such extraordinary restraints on trade are an attempt to control both the primary and secondary ticket markets and...

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