Northeast Republican Leadership Conference

March 14-15, 2014 | Nashua, NH

Northeast Republican Leadership Conference
March 14 - 15, 2014 | Nashua, NH

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NRLC Announces Confirmed Speakers

Posted by on Feb 3, 2014 in News & Updates | 0 comments

Don’t miss the opportunity to join hundreds of activists, operatives, and party leaders at this electrifying two-day conference. High profile speakers and notable panelists will present their vision of the future of the Republican Party and stir up a conversation about how to ensure Republican ideals can compete in every corner of our great country.

Check back in the coming days for additional details with regards to agenda items and additional events.

Register today and be part of the movement that rejuvenates our Republican Party.


nrlcayotte Senator Kelly Ayotte – Kelly Ayotte is the Republican United States senator from New Hampshire. Having served since 2011, she is the youngest of the 20 female US Senators. Prior to serving in the Senate, she served as New Hampshire’s attorney general from 2004 to 2009.
nrlcjindal Governor Bobby Jindal (LA) – Bobby Jindal is the 55th and current Governor of Louisiana, elected in 2008, and the Vice Chairman of the Republican Governors Association. Gov. Jindal will be the keynote speaker for the Friday evening dinner.
nrlcsantorum Former US Senator Rick Santorum (PA) – Rick Santorum served as a United States Senator representing Pennsylvania from 1995 to 2007, and was the Senate’s third-ranking Republican from 2001 until 2007. He ran as a candidate for the 2012 Republican Party presidential nomination.
nrlcbolton Ambassador John Bolton – John Bolton is a lawyer, diplomat and former US Ambassador to the United Nations. Bolton is currently a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), a Fox News Channel commentator, and of counsel to the Washington, D.C. law firm Kirkland & Ellis. He was a foreign policy adviser to 2012 presidential candidate Mitt Romney.
nrlcking Congressman Pete King (NY) – Peter King is a Republican representing New York’s 2nd congressional district. He represents the central Long Island district that includes parts of Nassau and Suffolk counties. King formerly served as the Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security.  He also sits on the Financial Services Committee and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.
nrlcsununu Former Governor John H. Sununu (NH) – John H. Sununu served as the 75th Governor of New Hampshire and later White House Chief of Staff under President George H. W. Bush. He is the father of John E. Sununu, a former senator from New Hampshire. He also served as Chair of the New Hampshire Republican Party from 2009-2011.
nrlcdouglas Former Governor Jim Douglas (VT) – Jim Douglas was elected the 80th Governor of Vermont in 2002 and was reelected three times before he left the office in January 2011.
nrlc-fortuno Former Governor Luis Fortuño (Puerto Rico) – Luis Fortuño is a Puerto Rican politician who served as the tenth elected governor of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. He also served as as a member of the Republican National Committee, served as president of the Council of State Governments during 2012 and served as president of the Southern Governors Association from 2011 to 2012.
nrlcbrown Former US Senator Scott Brown (MA) – Scott Brown is a former United States Senator from Massachusetts. Prior to his term in the Senate, Brown served as a member of the Massachusetts General Court, first in the State House of Representatives (1998–2004) and then in the State Senate (2004–2010).
nrlc-Betsy-McCaughey Former Lieutenant Governor Betsy McCaughey (NY) – Betsy McCaughey was the 72nd Lieutenant Governor of New York from 1995 to 1998. She holds a PhD from Columbia University and  has been a fellow at the conservative Manhattan Institute and Hudson Institute think tanks.
nrlcfiorina2 Former CEO and Chair of the American Conservative Union Foundation Carly Fiorina – Carly Fiorina  is an former business executive and a former California Republican candidate for the United States Senate. Fiorina served as chief executive officer of Hewlett-Packard from 1999 to 2005. She is the current Chair of the American Conservative Union Foundation.
nrlcsteyn Author and Conservative Political Commentator Mark Steyn – Mark Steyn is an international bestselling author, a Top 41 recording artist, and a leading Canadian human rights activist. Mark is also a visiting fellow of Hillsdale College; and a popular guest host of America’s Number One radio show The Rush Limbaugh Program, and America’s Number Two cable show Hannity.
nrlcbarnes Conservative Commentator Fred Barnes – Fred Barnes is a political commentator and the executive editor of the news publication The Weekly Standard. He regularly appears on the Fox News Channel.
nrlc-scarborough TV Host & Former Congressman Joe Scarborough – Joe Scarborough is a cable news and talk radio host, lawyer, author, and former politician. He is currently the host of Morning Joe on MSNBC, and previously hosted Scarborough Country on the same channel. Scarborough served in the United States House of Representatives from 1995 to 2001 as a Republican from the 1st district of Florida. He was named in the 2011 Time 100 as one of the most influential people in the world.
nrlcjohnfund2 Conservative Columnist John Fund – John Fund is an American political journalist and conservative columnist. He is currently the national-affairs columnist for National Review Online and a senior editor at The American Spectator.
nrlcavella2 GOPAC President David Avella –  A seasoned communications professional and political operative, Avella has spent the majority of his career working to advance free enterprise and conservative fiscal policies. He is a requested speaker on current national and state issues, how to communicate effectively, and how to execute winning political campaigns. Mr. Avella is a frequent guest on national television and radio, including the Fox News Channel, MSNBC, Fox News Radio, and more. He is also a quoted source for national and local print, video, online and social media platforms.
nrlcgraham Conservative Radio host Michael Graham – Michael Graham is a talk radio host, writer, and conservative political commentator. He now hosts a show on WCRN in Worcester, MA, Boston Herald Radio and five other stations in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.  Graham is the author of several books and is a columnist for the Boston Herald.
nrlchayes Conservative Political Columnist and Commentator Stephen Hayes - Stephen Hayes is  a senior writer at the Weekly Standard, author and regular on Bret Baier’s Fox News All-Stars.
nrlc-carney2 Republican Strategist David Carney – David M. Carney is a principal in Norway Hill Associates (NHA); a political campaign and issue management firm based in Hancock, NH. Since 1980, Mr. Carney has been involved in Republican politics, as well as both state and federal government. Carney has helped dozens of campaigns at both the statewide and congressional levels including Governor Rick Perry (TX), Senator John Barrasso (WY), and is currently working for Attorney General Gregg Abbott’s campaign to become Governor of Texas.
nrlcSpies Attorney and Republican Strategist Charlie Spies - Charlie Spies is one of the nation’s leading election law attorneys and co-founder of the pro-Romney ‘Restore our Future’ SuperPAC
nrlcTisei Massachusetts Senate Minority Leader Richard Tisei – Richard Tisei has served in the Massachusetts state legislature for 26 years, most recently as the minority leader in the Massachusetts Senate. He was the 2010 Republican nominee for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts and the 2012 nominee for U.S. Congress from Massachusetts’ 6th district.
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Posted by on Jan 24, 2014 in News & Updates | 0 comments

Concord – The New Hampshire Republican State Committee today announced that it will host the Northeast Republican Leadership Conference on March 14-15 at the Crown Plaza in Nashua.


The conference will be held over two days with several general sessions filled with guest speakers and panels that will discuss how the Republican Party can win in 2014. In addition, an evening fundraiser will be held each night of the conference.


“This conference will allow Republicans from across the Northeast to come together, hear from prominent conservative speakers, discuss ways that we can spread our message of fiscal responsibility and take back our government,” said NHGOP Chairman Jennifer Horn. “We are proud to host this important event and believe that it will help us lay the groundwork that Republicans need to win in November.”


Confirmed speakers for the event include Senator Kelly Ayotte, Former United Nations Ambassador John Bolton, Conservative Radio Host Michael Graham, and Representative Peter King (R-NY).

Tickets for the conference start at $75 and are available at:



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