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RedState Gathering 2014 Agenda #RSG14

Dear RedState Gathering Attendee,

We are looking forward to seeing you in Fort Worth. The RedState Gathering is less than two weeks away, please find below some important information about the details for the weekend.

Registration
You will need your registration badge to access the Ballroom and the evening events. Please check in at the Registration desk on the Mezzanine level near the Ballroom Foyer when you arrive at the hotel.

Attire
Business Casual attire is appropriate during the Friday and Saturday program, casual for all the evening events.

Below is the detailed draft agenda for the Gathering; please note that exact times are subject to change. Please check the program onsite for exact times 

Thursday, August 7, 2014

3:00 – 6:30 p.m. Registration 
Ballroom Foyer

6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Governor’s Welcome Reception featuring The Brad Dunn Band 
Cooper’s, Fort Worth Stockyards District
301 Stockyards Blvd.
(Buses will load in front of the Hotel beginning at 6:30pm. and loop throughout the evening.) 

Friday, August 8, 2014 

8:00 – 5:00 p.m Registration 
Ballroom Foyer

8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast 
Ballroom Foyer

8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Ken Cuccinelli – Senate Conservatives Fund 
Grand Ballroom

9:00 – 9:30 a.m. Welcome, Opening Prayer and Pledge of Allegiance 
Erick Erickson

9:30 – 10:00 a.m. Governor Rick Perry

10:00 – 10:30 a.m. Konni Burton, Candidate, Texas SD-10 

10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Morning Break

11:00 – 11:30a.m. State Representative Scott Turner

11:30 – Noon Jim DeMint, President, Heritage Foundation

Noon – 1:30 p.m. Lunch – Ballroom Foyer 

12:30- 1:15 p.m. “Emerging Conservative Issues” 
Frontiers of Freedom
Enter to win a free iPad (Must be present to win.)
Grand Ballroom 

1:30 – 2:00 p.m. Jessica Anderson, Heritage Action 

2:00 – 2:30 p.m. BATTLEGROUND TEXAS – Mark Davis & Bryan Preston 

2:30 – 3:00 p.m. John Ratcliffe, Candidate for US House, TX-4 

3:00 – 3:30 p.m. Afternoon Break 

3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Obama Scandals – Katie Pavlich & Kevin Glass,Townhall.com 

4:00 – 4:30 p.m. RedState Weekly Briefing 
Aaron Gardner & Caleb Howe 

4:30 – 5:00 p.m Ben Sasse – Candidate for US Senate, Nebraska 

5:00 – 5:30 p.m. Senator Ted Cruz 

7:00 – 10:00 p.m. Reception with Senator Ted Cruz 
Joe T. Garcia’s 
2201 N. Commerce Street 
Buses begin loading at 7:00 p.m. in front of the hotel. 
Buses will loop throughout the evening. 
Buffet begins at 8p.m., Cash bar available. 
(Please note Joe T’s doesn’t accept credit cards.) 

Saturday, August 9, 2014 

8:00 – 5:00 p.m Registration 
Ballroom Foyer 

8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast 
Ballroom Foyer 

8:15 – 8:45 a.m. “Protecting Life, Liberty & Property in Your State” 
Empower Texans
Grand Ballroom 

9:00 – 9:30 a.m. Governor Nikki Haley 

9:30 – 10:00 a.m. Coffee and Markets – Brad Jackson 

10:00 – 10:30 a.m. Ken Buck – Candidate for US House, CO-4 

10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Morning Break 

11:00 – 11:30 a.m. Drew Ryun – Madison Project 

11:30 – Noon Congressman Jim Bridenstine 

Noon – 1:30 p.m. Lunch – Ballroom Foyer 

12:30 – 1:15 p.m. “America’s Getting Right on Crime” 
Right on Crime 
Grand Ballroom 

1:30 – 2:00 p.m. Matt Kibbe – FreedomWorks 

2:00 – 2:30 p.m. Elections Preview – Erick Erickson & Guy Benson 

2:30 – 3:00 p.m. Reince Priebus – Chair, Republican National Committee 

3:00 – 3:30 p.m. Afternoon Break 

3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Paul Dietzel – Candidate for US House, LA-6 

4:00 – 4:30 p.m. Ken Paxton – Candidate for Texas Attorney General 

4:30 – 5:00 p.m. Attorney General Greg Abbott 

7:00 – 9:30 p.m. Reception with Attorney General Greg Abbott
Texas Motor Speedway 
Food, Drinks and a Special Surprise 
Buses will load beginning at 6:15 p.m 
Due to the distance between the hotel and the 
Speedway, the buses will not loop. Buses will return 
promptly at 9:30. Please be on the bus prior to 9:30 as we will not be responsible for transporting anyone left behind.
Sunday , August 10, 2014 

8:00 – 10:00 a.m. Informal Breakfast 
Grand Ballroom Foyer 

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