‘Early Bird Rates Expire Saturday

Member Group : Lincoln Institute

Updated PA Leadership Conference Agenda Released

Harrisburg, PA) – ‘Early Bird’ registration rates for the 2013 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference will expire at midnight this Saturday, March 16th. After that regular registration rates will go in effect through the start of the conference which will be held April 19-20, 2013 at the Radisson Penn Harris Convention Center in Camp Hill (Harrisburg), PA.

When registering, be sure and enter the promo code (which appears at the top of the registration page) to secure your "Early Bird" rate. Registration includes admission to all conference functions EXCEPT the pre-dinner reception. Registration DOES include the Friday evening dinner with speaker Steve Hayes of Fox News/The Weekly Standard (do not register separately for the dinner), the Saturday breakfast with John Gizzi, and Saturday lunch with pollster/commentator Scott Rasmussen. It also includes all panels, workshops and speakers. The only function NOT included in the registration fee is the pre-dinner reception with Steve Hayes, which is priced separately.

To register, go to www.paleadershipconference.org

Here is an updated tentative schedule of events. Please note we will be announcing several additional featured speakers in the coming weeks:

2013 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference

Tentative Agenda

Friday, April 19, 2013

9:00 A.M. Workshop A: Using Social Media

Presented by the Franklin Center

Workshop B: The 10th Amendment and States’ Rights

Presented by the Constitutional Organization

of Liberty

Mike Folmer, State Senator

Louis Petolicchio, COOL

12 NOON BREAK (Lunch on Own)

1:00 P.M. Remarks: Mr. Frederick W. Anton, III

Chairman, Pennsylvania Leadership Council

1:15 P.M. Speaker: U. S. Senator Patrick J. Toomey

Introduction &

Comments: U.S. Representative Keith Rothfus

1:45 P.M. Speaker: Deneen Borelli, Fox News Contributor

Introduction: TBA

2:15 P.M. PANEL: Broadening the Conservative Coalition

MODERATOR: Colin Hanna, Let Freedom Ring, USA

PANELISTS: Ana Puig, FreedomWorks

Michael Geer, PA Family Institute

Tom Borelli, Freedom Works

Eli Evankovich, State Representative

Mike Armstrong, Leadership Institute

3:15 P.M. Speaker: U.S. Representative Scott Perry

Introduction: TBA

3:45 P.M. PANEL: Unleashing the Economic Potential of Penn’s Woods


PANELISTS: Phil English, Arent, Fox

Charlie Gerow, Quantum Communications

Lori Joint, Manufacturers and Business Assn.

Brian Ellis, State Representative

Kim Ward, State Senator

5:00 P.M. Pre-Dinner Reception with Steve Hayes

6:30 P.M. Liberty Dinner

M.C.: R.J. Harris, WHP Radio

National Anthem: Carol Sexton

Invocation: TBA

Speaker: Confirmed and To Be Announced

Featured Speaker: Steve Hayes, Fox News/The Weekly Standard

Saturday, April 20, 2013

7:00 A.M. Freedom Breakfast


Speaker: John Gizzi, Human Events

Speakers: Confirmed and To Be Announced

8:00 A.M. KEYNOTE PANEL: Freedom to Work

MODERATOR: Jennifer Stefano, Americans for Prosperity

PANELISTS: Rob Reeves, E. Allen Reeves Company

Matt Brouillette, Commonwealth Foundation

Heidi Adsett, Stop Teacher Strikes

Leo Knepper, Citizens Alliance of PA

Bryan Cutler, State Representative

9:00 A.M. Speaker: Confirmed and To Be Announced

Introduction: TBA

9:30 A.M. Speaker: John Fund, National Review

Introduction: TBA

10:00 A.M. MINI PANEL: State Issues Roundtable

MODERATOR: David Madera, Talk Show Host

Daryl Metcalfe, State Representative

Stephen Bloom, State Representative

10:30 A.M. Speaker: Ann McElhenney, Producer of FrackNation

Introduction: Greg Wrightstone, PA Coalition for

Reponsible Government

11:00 A.M. Break

12 NOON Leadership Luncheon

M.C. David Taylor, PA Manufacturers Association

National Anthem: Tegan Ritchey

Straw Poll Results: Scott Davis

Speaker: Scott Rasmussen, Rasmussen Reports

Speaker: TBA

2:00 P.M. Workshop: Citizen Lobbying

Robert Arnakis, Leadership Institute


Registration for the 2013 Pennsylvania Leadership Conferenceis now open at www.paleadershipconference.org.