Good News, GOProud: New CPAC Boss Will Take ‘Big Tent’ Approach | Talking Points Memo

Here’s some bad news for South Carolina Republican Sen. Jim DeMint and others who want to ban gay groups from the Conservative Political Action Conference — the new chair of the group that runs CPAC plans to stay the course on inclusivity.Newly elected American Conservative Union Chair Al Cardenas is “very much a big tent” sort of guy, a source close to ACU’s board tells TPM. It’s an indication that, despite the protests from other conservative organizations, GOProud will be welcome at CPAC for years to come.

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