Connect with us


Blogging Live From the U.S. Capitol

Sen. Rick Santorum (R.-Pa.) has organized a briefing for bloggers and niche press to discuss the GOP’s 2006 agenda, which he’s dubbed, “Securing America’s Future.”

Sitting before us at the moment are Senators John Cornyn (R.-Tex.), Kit Bond (R.-Mo.) and John Thune (R.-S.D.). We’re also expecting Sen. Norm Coleman (R.-Minn.). Here’s the advisory:

Washington, D.C.—Thursday, March 16 at 2:30 p.m., Senator Rick Santorum, Chairman of the Senate Republican Conference, and four other senators will host a roundtable discussion with leaders from the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council, the 60-Plus Association, the Center for Education Reform, Esperanza USA and the Council for Affordable Healthcare to announce and discuss the Senate Republican Agenda for 2006.

WHO: Senator Rick Santorum, Senate Republican Conference Chairman (R-PA)
Senator John Cornyn (R-TX)
Senator Kit Bond (R-MO)
Senator John Thune (R-SD)
Senator Norm Coleman (R- MN)
Ms. Karen Kerrigan, President, Small Business Entrepreneurship Council
Mr. Jim Martin, President, 60 + Association
Mrs. Jeanne Allen, Founder and President, Center for Education Reform
Rev. Luis Cortés Jr., President and CEO, Esperanza USA
Nona Wegner, Former President, Council for Affordable Healthcare

WHAT: Roundtable Discussion – Open to Local, Regional, Niche Press and New Media

WHERE: Lyndon B. Johnson Room (Room S-211 in the U.S. Capitol)

WHEN: Thursday, March 16 – 2:30 pm

Other bloggers in attendance are Pat Cleary and David Kriliak with the National Association of Manufacturers, Richard Morrison with the Competitive Enterprise Institute and Tim Chapman of

Written By

Mr. Bluey, a contributing editor to Human Events, is director of the Center for Media & Public Policy at The Heritage Foundation. He maintains a blog at

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.