Idaho GOP Congressman Raul Labrador has been all over the media representing the views of the tea party wing during the shutdown of the federal government.
Tomorrow morning, Idaho politics junkies can watch live-streamed video of the monthly “Conversations with Conservatives,” a press conference Labrador helped organize during his first term.
The presser is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time.
Details from a Labrador news release follow:
Do not miss this special opportunity to get the inside scoop from the House’s champions of conservatism!
Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Time: 11:30 AM-12:30 PM ET
Location: Rayburn 2226
Who: National and District News Media, including Bloggers
Conversations with Conservatives is a group of free market and liberty-minded members of Congress that meets monthly with traditional press and bloggers to discuss the most important issues of the day. Chaired by Representatives Raúl Labrador (ID-01), Tim Huelskamp (KS-01), and Jim Jordan (OH-04), each meeting features different conservative members of Congress who share their ideas and field questions from the media. While questions are not limited to particular topics, Members are expected to discuss the government shutdown, the debt ceiling, ObamaCare, as well as other issues!
Participating Members at the October 2013 session of Conversations with Conservatives include: Rep. Raúl Labrador (ID-01), Rep. Tim Huelskamp (KS-01), Rep. Jim Jordan (OH-04), Rep. Justin Amash (MI-03), Rep. Thomas Massie (KY-04), Rep. Mick Mulvaney (SC-05), and Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05). Additional participants may be announced.
Those who wish to view the event remotely may do so via http://www.ustream.tv/channel/
The event will be moderated by Rob Bluey of The Heritage Foundation. Lunch will be provided for members of the news media.