Sen. Fred Thompson, Gov. Mike Huckabee, Newt Gingrich, Dick Armey, and Billy Tauzin to Speak in Philadelphia at ALEC's Annual Meeting

Jul 16, 2007, 01:00 ET from American Legislative Exchange Council

    PHILADELPHIA, July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Former U.S. Senator,
 and possible presidential candidate, Fred Thompson and Gov. Mike Huckabee
 will speak before an audience of nearly 2,000 state legislators and
 business leaders at the American Legislative Exchange Council's National
 Forum luncheon at ALEC's 34th Annual Meeting in Philadelphia on Friday,
 July 27.
     This event is just part of ALEC's annual meeting held July 24 to 29 at
 the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown at 1201 Market Street. Other speakers
 will include Former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, Newt
 Gingrich, The Honorable Dick Armey, The Honorable Billy Tauzin, Neil Cavuto
 of FOX News, John Fund of, Miss America, Lauren Nelson,
 and many others.
     "ALEC's Democrat and Republican members participate in substantive
 public policy sessions throughout the Annual Meeting, and legislators
 return to their state capitols better prepared to serve their
 constituents," said Iowa State Representative Dolores Mertz, ALEC's 2007
 National Chairman.
     The special workshops featured at this meeting will cover energy,
 health care, education and technology issues.
     The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is dedicated to
 developing model policies based on the Jeffersonian principles of free
 markets, limited government, federalism, and individual liberty. ALEC is
 the nation's largest nonpartisan, individual membership organization of
 state legislators, with over 2,400 legislator members from all fifty
 states, and 87 former members serving in the U.S. Congress.

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