February 19, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Lowman Henry
2014 PA Leadership Conference Workshops Announced
Focus on Grassroots Organizing, Constitution, Women’s Leadership
& Citizen Journalists
(Harrisburg, PA) – The 2014 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference will include four workshops designed to educate on the U.S. and Pennsylvania constitutions, and to equip grassroots activists. The 25th annual Pennsylvania Leadership Conference will be held April 4-5, 2014 at the Radisson Penn Harris Convention Center in Camp Hill (Harrisburg), PA. Complete information on the conference including agenda, speaker information and registration is available at [L]www.paleadershipconference.org[EL].
This year’s workshops include:
• Organizing for Victory presented by American Majority. This workshop is a nuts and bolts session on how to develop and implement strategies for successful political and issue campaigns.
• AIM: Arms, Infringements and Militia presented by the Constitutional Organization of Liberty (COOL). This session will examine how the U.S. and Pennsylvania constitutions preserve and protect our right to keep and bear arms.
• Women’s Leadership Training conducted by the Leadership Institute will focus on the specific challenges women face in the political and policy arena and how to overcome those challenges.
• Citizen Journalism taught by the Franklin Center for Government and Public Integrity explains how each individual can become a citizen journalist in the age of the Internet and social media
Organizing for Victory and AIM: Arms, Infringement & Militia workshops will take place on Friday, April 4th from 8 A.M. until noon. Women’s Leadership Training and Citizen Journalism workshops will be conducted on Saturday, April 5th beginning at 1:30 P.M.
The premiere gathering of conservatives each year in the Keystone State, the Pennsylvania Leadership Conference this year will include featured dinner speaker Jonah Goldberg of National Review/Fox News, luncheon speaker Michael Reagan, U.S. Senator Pat Toomey and Congressman Mike Kelly, and Dr. Arthur Brooks of the American Enterprise Institute. Additional speakers will be announced over the coming weeks.
This year’s conference will also feature four interactive panel presentations including: Obamacare: No Magic Beans moderated by Anna McCauslin of Americans for Prosperity/PA; How Free Market Capitalism Raises All Boats with moderator Tom Smith, 2012 GOP U.S. Senate Nominee; Kumbaya: Working Together with moderator Kevin Shivers of the PA Chapter of the National Federation of Independent Business: and Emerging Constituencies moderated by Evan Feinberg of Generation Opportunity.
The conference will also include an exhibition area including representatives from over 40 conservative groups from across the state.
Registration for the 2014 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference is now open at [L]www.paleadershipconference.org[EL].