LAKE JACKSON, Texas – The Ron Paul 2012 Presidential campaign released today details of its much-anticipated ‘We Are The Future Rally’ that will occur just ahead of the Republican National Convention in Tampa on Sunday, August 26th at the University of South Florida Sun Dome from noon until 5:00 p.m. Congressman Paul will speak at or around 4:00 p.m. and will be introduced by his son, U.S. Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky.
“Ron Paul’s rally will enable supporters, the public, and media to further witness the ideas and people that are the future of the Republican Party,” said Ron Paul 2012 National Campaign Chairman Jesse Benton.
“Dr. Paul’s delegates and supporters are coming to Tampa under the watchful eye of America and the world. No matter the convention outcome the Congressman and his fellow patriots will be heard, and as more people in politics are swayed there will be a net benefit to the nation,” added Mr. Benton.
A full event program and details follow. Time is Eastern.
‘We Are The Future Rally’
Session I: ‘Welcome to The Future’
Doug Wead – Master of Ceremonies
David Lane – Invocation
Will Hearn – Performs National Anthem and “God Bless America”
Session II: ‘Ideas of the Revolution’
Lew Rockwell – Economist
Walter E. Block, Ph.D. – Austrian School economist
Butler Schaffer – Ludwig von Mises Institute
Session III: ‘Calling the GOP Back to Its Roots: Constitutional Conservatism’
Jordan Page – Revelushun Records Singer/Songwriter
Barry Goldwater, Jr.
Jack Hunter – Ron Paul 2012 Official Campaign Blogger
Session IV: ‘Liberty Torch Bearers: State & Local’
Ashley Ryan – Age 21, Republican National Committeewoman (Maine)
Carl Bunce – Ron Paul 2012 Nevada Campaign Chairman
Donna Holt – Campaign for Liberty
Marianne Stebbins – Ron Paul 2012 Minnesota Campaign Chair
A.J. Spiker – (former) Ron Paul 2012 Iowa Campaign Vice-Chair
Session V: ‘The Republican Party’s Liberty Wing’
South Carolina State Sen. Tom Davis (R)
U.S. Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.)
Session VI: ‘Musical Performances’
John Popper of Blues Traveler with Ron Noyes
Guitar Legend Jimmy Vaughan
Session VII: ‘An Idea Whose Time Has Come: We Are The Future’
Aimee Allen – Ron Paul Anthem
Carol Paul – Honored with ‘First Lady of Liberty’ Award
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) – Introduction
U.S. Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) – Keynote