Keith Rothfus to Address Redistricting at 2021 PLC

Member Group : Lincoln Institute

Jesse Watters and Jason Chaffetz of Fox News to Keynote

 (Harrisburg, PA) – Former U.S. Representative Keith Rothfus will discuss the process of redrawing congressional and state legislative district lines at the 2021 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference to be held this Friday, June 11th and Saturday June 12th at the Radisson Penn Harris Convention Center in Camp Hill, PA.

This year’s premier gathering of Pennsylvania conservatives will feature Jesse Watters of Fox News’ The Five and the Jesse Watters Show as the Friday evening dinner speaker. Fox News contributor and former congressman Jason Chaffetz will be the Saturday luncheon speaker. Rothfus will join Dakota Wood of the Heritage Foundation, Tim Goeglein of Focus on the Family, Jonathan Willliams from the American Legislative Exchange Council, Congressman Dan Meuser, Pittsburgh Radio Host Rose Somma Tennent, Congressman Scott Perry, Rachel Bovard of the Conservative Policy Institute, Jeff Bartos of the 30 Day Fund, Bill McSwain, former U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; C.L. Bryant of FreedomWorks, John Gizzi of Newsmax, Jason Snead of the Honest Election Project, State Senator Kim Ward, PA Auditor General Tim DeFoor, State Treasurer Stacy Garrity and state Senator Doug Mastriano as speakers at the event.

Keith Rothfus represented a significant part of western Pennsylvania in the United States House of Representatives between 2013 and 2019. He served on the House Financial Services and Judiciary Committees, and during his tenure passed legislation, which President Trump signed into law, to promote economic opportunity and address the opioid crisis.

Prior to entering Congress, Mr. Rothfus practiced law in Allegheny County and also served in the Department of Homeland Security during the administration of President George W. Bush. He is a graduate of the Notre Dame Law School and lives in the Pittsburgh area with his wife and family.


This year’s PLC panels include:


Re-Opening PA

Guy Ciarrocchi, Chester County Chamber of Business & Industry

Christopher Brooks, East Stroudsburg University

Phil English, Arent Fox

Jennifer Fertenbaugh, Restaurant Owner


Powering PA: Responsible Energy Policy

Greg Wrightstone, CO2 Coalition

Rachel Gleason, PA Coal Alliance

Joe Pittman, State Senator


Health Care Reimagined

Ashley Klingensmith, Americans for Prosperity-PA

Dean Clancy, Americans for Prosperity

Matthew McCoy, Villanova University

Valerie Gaydos, State Representative


Ensuring Election Integrity

Rebecca Oyler, Former Policy Director PA Department of State

Seth Grove, State Representative

Scott R. Davis, Judge of Elections’

Christopher Wright, Potomac TEA Party


This year’s “conversations” include:


Future of the Conservative Movement

John Gizzi, Newsmax

Dr. Paul Kengor, Grove City College

Colin Hanna, Let Freedom Ring USA


Empowering Parents Through School Choice

Lenny McAllister of the Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Cyber Charter Schools

Susan Selby, Immanuel Christian School


Fairness in Women’s Sports

Judge Cheryl Allen, PA Family Institute

Barbara Gleim, State Representative’


Political Power of Labor Unions

David Osborne, Americans for Fair Treatment

Gina Diorio, Commonwealth Partners


Proper Role of Courts

Keith Naughton, Silent Majority Strategies

Russ Diamond, State Representative


Conservative Civility

Joe Watkins, Host, State of Independence

Jeff Coleman, Churchill Media


The 2021 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference will include four workshops: Recruiting Friends & Neighbors by Telling Your Story presented by Americans for Prosperity, Critical Race Theory presented by the Pennsylvania Family Institute, Taking Back Your School Board: How to Grow a Parent Lead Movement presented by FreedomWorks, and Election Integrity Training presented by American Majority.


Registration for the 2021 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference is now open at