Grover Norquist, Sen. Kim Thatcher appear at LO event
Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, will join state legislators and other leaders in speaking to the attendees of Western liberty Network's sixth-annual Leadership Conference, beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 14811 Kruse Oaks Drive in Lake Oswego.
Among the presenters at the conference is Sen. Kim Thatcher, whose Senate District 13 includes Sherwood.
Other presenters include Steve Buckstein, senior policy adviser for the Cascade Policy Institute; State Sen. Tim Knopp of Bend; state Rep. Rep. Knute Buehler of Bend; Rebecca Tweed, campaign manager for last year's "No on 97" campaign: and others.
The Western Liberty Network supports principles of limited government and trains grass roots activists in how to take their power back through involvement in local democratic processes. The organization serves advocates of limited government.
Attendees will be able to hear speakers and take short classes on getting elected to local office, having an impact in the 2017 legislative session, supporting school choice and charter schools, and dealing with the urban/rural divide. Norquist will speak about the political environment for tax reform nationally and at the state level.
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