Join Us Saturday, March 13 at the American Dream Summit

Published March 5, 2010

The Heartland Institute is proud to be a cosponsor of the Third Annual Defending the American Dream Summit, being held at the Chula Visa Resort in Wisconsin Dells on Saturday, March 13. Several Heartland staff members will be there, and we hope to see you there as well!

Michael Reagan Confirmed to Speak at
Defending the American Dream Summit
in Wisconsin Dells, March 13

WISCONSIN DELLS — Americans for Prosperity Foundation’s 3rd annual Defending the American Dream Summit will host American radio host and political strategist Michael Reagan as the keynote speaker at the Chula Vista Resort in Wisconsin Dells on Saturday, March 13 to speak to thousands of concerned taxpayers.

“We’re honored that such a well-seasoned strategist like Mr. Reagan has agreed to come speak at our summit,” said Mark Block, state director of AFPF-Wisconsin. “Following in his father’s legacy, Michael’s years of championing free-market values and fiscal conservatism on the radio make him well-equipped to speak to Wisconsin taxpayers who are concerned with the state’s current economy.”

Other confirmed speakers include:

Lord Christopher Monckton, former advisor to Margaret Thatcher
Stephen Moore, Fox News and The Wall Street Journal
John Fund, The Wall Street Journal
Debra Waller, chairman of the board, Jockey International
Herman Cain, author and former CEO, Godfather Pizza Co.
Tim Phillips, president, Americans for Prosperity Foundation
Grover Norquist, president, Americans for Tax Reform
Niger Innis, national spokesman, Congress of Racial Equality
Paul Driessen, senior policy advisor, Committee for a Constructive Tomorrow
Vicki McKenna, radio host
Dr. Tim Nerenz
Dr. David Gratzer, senior fellow, Manhattan Institute
Phil Kerpen, vice president of policy, Americans for Prosperity
Linda Hansen, Wisconsin Prosperity Network

The cost of the summit is $39.99. Interested citizens can register online at

Americans For Prosperity Foundation (AFPF) is a nationwide organization of citizen leaders committed to advancing every individual’s right to economic freedom and opportunity. AFPF believes reducing the size and scope of government is the best safeguard to ensuring individual productivity and prosperity for all Americans. AFPF educates and engages citizens in support of restraining state and federal government growth, and returning government to its constitutional limits. AFPF has more than 960,000 members, including members in all 50 states, and 30 state chapters and affiliates. More than 60,000 Americans in all 50 states have made a financial investment in AFP Foundation and Americans for Prosperity. For more information, visit