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The Growing Conservative Shift on Gay Issues

The Cato Institute

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (EDT)

Washington, DC

The Growing Conservative Shift on Gay Issues

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Last November, GOP voters helped to affirm marriage equality at the ballot box; prominent GOP figures have launched a campaign preaching conservative acceptance of gays and lesbians; and polling shows a cultural shift among younger conservatives who are now more accepting of gay lifestyles and rights.

But, following another Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) that excluded gay conservatives, and with impending Supreme Court decisions on marriage equality on the horizon, it's clear the battle is far from over.

Join us for a conversation on the continuing battle over gays in the conservative movement, the role of the conservative blogosphere, and the arguments that libertarians can use to bring more conservatives to their side on gay rights.

 

Featuring:

Jimmy LaSalvia, Executive Director, GOProud – @JimmyLaSalvia

Trevor Burrus, Research Fellow, Cato Institute – @TCBurrus

Walter Olson, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute – @WalterOlson

Kelly Cobb, Senior Director of External Affairs, Cato Institute (Moderator) - @KellyWCobb

 

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Cupcakes and lunch from SunDeVich will be provided. Seating is limited, and registration does not guarantee a spot.

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The Cato Institute
Richard & Sue Ann. Masson Policy Center (Lower Level)
1000 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (EDT)


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