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The Top 10 Moments of #WCS15

Mike Huckabee set the Summit on fire…literally

Former Governor Mike Huckabee spoke on Saturday morning. His speech invigorated the audience and reaffirmed many conservative viewpoints that were promoted this weekend. “Quit punishing productivity and rewarding irresponsibility,” […]

By |June 28th, 2015|Categories: Western Conservative Summit|

Gun Control vs. Gun Rights – Mark Levine and Katie Pavlich Debate

On the last day of the 2015 Western Conservative Summit, Fox News and TownHall.com journalist Katie Pavlich debated liberal talk radio show host Mark Levine on gun rights vs. gun control. Pavlich debated the affirmative, […]

Dr. Ben Carson Boasts Business-Based Leadership

Dr. Ben Carson brought a calm presence to the main stage Saturday night during WCS. He opened by reassuring the audience that his campaign has over 200,000 new donations, stating that he does not have […]

By |June 28th, 2015|Categories: Politics, Uncategorized, Western Conservative Summit|Tags: , , |

At #WCS15, John Fund on Voter Fraud

John Fund, a national affairs columnist for National Review Online and a senior editor at The American Spectator spoke on voter fraud Sunday morning at the Western Conservative Summit. He started off strong, saying liberals […]

By |June 28th, 2015|Categories: Politics, Western Conservative Summit|Tags: , , |

Ben Carson Wins #WCS15 Straw Poll Second Year In a Row

Denver — June 28, 2015 — Results of the 2015 Western Conservative Summit Presidential Straw Poll are in and the winner for the second year in a row is Dr. Ben Carson with 224 votes. […]

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Scott Walker: Growth, Reform, Safety

“Freedom endowed by our creator, defined by our constitution, and defended by the men and women who wear the uniform of these United States,” were Scott Walker’s first words on stage Saturday night at WCS. […]

By |June 28th, 2015|Categories: Politics, Western Conservative Summit|Tags: , , |

Rick Perry, Texas, and the 10th Amendment

Rick Perry addressed the Western Conservative Summit early Saturday afternoon. He covered economic policies, education, foreign policy, and couldn’t help but speak about the Supreme Court’s ruling on gay marriage. Many heard the news the […]

By |June 28th, 2015|Categories: Politics, Western Conservative Summit|Tags: , , |

Frank Gaffney on Jihad vs. Free World

During Saturday’s dinner, Frank Gaffney, the Founder and President for the Center for Security Policy and columnist for The Washington Times and Townhall, shared his expertise on national security in a speech titled the “War for the Free […]

By |June 27th, 2015|Categories: National Security, Politics, Western Conservative Summit|Tags: , , |

Panelists Present Free Market Alternatives to Obamacare at #WCS15

Taking a short break from the fiery speeches, Colorado radiologist and former talk radio host, Dr. Jill Vecchio led a discussion titled “Roadmap to Replace Obamacare” that offered an in-depth examination of the current health […]

By |June 27th, 2015|Categories: Politics, Western Conservative Summit|Tags: , |

Guy Benson, Mary Katharine Ham, and the End of Discussion

Guy Benson and Mary Katharine Ham chatted together on stage during the Vision Luncheon Saturday, providing entertaining and refreshing commentary on “Why the Left Wants to End the Discussion.” They simultaneously promoted their new book […]

By |June 27th, 2015|Categories: Politics, Western Conservative Summit|Tags: , , |