Governor Brandstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds to Host Family Leadership Summit

Governor Terry Branstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds are teaming up with The FAMiLY LEADER as hosts for The Family Leadership Summit on August 9th at Stephens Auditorium on the Iowa State University Campus in Ames, IA.

Confirmed national speakers include David and Jason Benham, Pastor Rafael Cruz, Senator Ted Cruz, former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, former Governor Mike Huckabee, Governor Bobby Jindal, Governor Rick Perry, New York Times best-selling author Joel Rosenberg, former Senator Rick Santorum, and Senator Tim Scott.

Iowa leaders scheduled to speak at The Summit include Governor Terry Branstad, Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds, and Congressman Steve King.  Senator Charles Grassley, although unable to speak at the Summit because of scheduling conflicts, is in full support of the Summit.

Bob Vander Plaats, president & CEO of The FAMiLY LEADER, said, “We are thankful to be teaming up with Iowa leaders such as Governor Branstad, Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds, Congressman Steve King, and Senator Grassley to show a spirit of unity among Iowa’s full-spectrum conservatives.”  He added, “It is a privilege to have them join with us to offer a warm Iowa welcome to the Summit’s line up of nationally-recognized speakers.”

National Partners for The Summit are Citizens United and Family Research Council Action.

The purpose of The FAMiLY LEADERSHIP SUMMIT is to educate and mobilize the conservative base regarding worldview application and issues that impact the family.  The Summit will provide Iowans the opportunity to hear top conservative national leaders, gathered in one place, cast their leadership vision.