CPAC Keynote Speakers

Historical Political

Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) is an annual political conference attended by conservative activists and elected officials from across the United States, hosted by the American Conservative Union (ACU)

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9

1974

Ronald Reagan

U.S. President

49.59% (243 of 490 votes)

10

1985

Ronald Reagan

U.S. President

49.59% (243 of 490 votes)

11

1986

Ronald Reagan

U.S. President

49.59% (243 of 490 votes)

20

1987

Pat Robertson

Televangelist

33.33% (21 of 63 votes)

21

1994

Pat Robertson

Televangelist

33.33% (21 of 63 votes)

2

1995

Newt Gingrich

U.S. Congressman

60.0% (69 of 115 votes)

31

1996

Bob Dole

U.S. Senator

12.12% (4 of 33 votes)

3

1998

Newt Gingrich

U.S. Congressman

60.0% (69 of 115 votes)

32

1999

Dan Quayle

U.S. Vice President

5.88% (1 of 17 votes)

33

2002

Elizabeth Dole

U.S. Senator

0% (0 of 5 votes)

25

2003

Dick Cheney

U.S. Vice President

30.77% (64 of 208 votes)

15

2004

Michelle Malkin

Author

39.34% (72 of 183 votes)

26

2005

Dick Cheney

U.S. Vice President

30.77% (64 of 208 votes)

4

2006

Newt Gingrich

U.S. Congressman

60.0% (69 of 115 votes)

23

2006

Mike Pence

U.S. Vice President

31.80% (90 of 283 votes)

27

2007

Dick Cheney

U.S. Vice President

30.77% (64 of 208 votes)

8

2008

Mitt Romney

U.S. Senator

52.38% (55 of 105 votes)

19

2009

Rush Limbaugh

Radio Personality

34.42% (106 of 308 votes)

13

2010

Glenn Beck

Radio Personality

44.83% (52 of 116 votes)

35

2011

Allen West

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

1

2012

Scott Walker

U.S. Governor

75.00% (3 of 4 votes)

29

2012

Sarah Palin

Politician

20.49% (2077 of 10136 votes)

5

2013

Ted Cruz

U.S. Senator

58.26% (141 of 242 votes)

30

2014

Sarah Palin

Politician

20.49% (2077 of 10136 votes)

12

2015

Ben Carson

Doctor

49.57% (57 of 115 votes)

34

2016

Jenny Beth Martin

Advocate

0% (0 of 1 votes)

14

2017

Sheriff David Clarke

Crime Fighter

42.86% (3 of 7 votes)

16

2018

Donald Trump

U.S. President

34.85% (6305 of 18090 votes)

17

2019

Donald Trump

U.S. President

34.85% (6305 of 18090 votes)

18

2020

Donald Trump

U.S. President

34.85% (6305 of 18090 votes)

24

2021

Mike Pence

U.S. Vice President

31.80% (90 of 283 votes)

36

2021

Pete Hegseth

Commentator

0% (0 of 0 votes)

7

2022

Stephen Bannon

Filmmaker

57.93% (84 of 145 votes)

28

2022

Ron DeSantis

U.S. Governor

29.50% (2101 of 7123 votes)

6

2023

Kari Lake

Politician

57.98% (69 of 119 votes)

22

2024

Vivek Ramaswamy

Entrepreneur

33.33% (60 of 180 votes)