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Goldberg delivers keynote at Freedom Conference in Steamboat

Jonah Goldberg



All events at The Steamboat Grand

8 to 9 a.m. “Fresh from the Debt Ceiling Debate” breakfast with freshmen Congressmen Todd Rokita, of Indiana, and Joe Walsh, of Illinois.

9:10 to 10:30 a.m. “Fixing Medicare and Strengthening America: A Health Care Reform Toolkit” with Robert M. Goldberg, Ph.D., vice president and director of programs of the Center for Medicine in the Public Interest; Galen Institute Founder and President Grace-Marie Turner; and Founder Hal Scherz, M.D.

10:30 to 11:30 a.m. “Energy and Free Markets: How Free Markets in Energy are Vital to Our Standard of Living” with Bob Beauprez, former congressman and editor in chief of blog A Line of Sight; Mercator Energy Founder and CEO John Harpole; and former Wyoming Governor Jim Geringer, the director of policy and public sector strategy for Environmental Systems Research Institute.

11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Retired U.S. Army Lt. Col. Steve Russell, author of “We Got him — The Hunt for Saddam Hussein,” and chairman/founder of

12:30 to 2 p.m. Closing luncheon with Steve Moore, senior economics writer for The Wall Street Journal.

5:30 p.m. Margarita party and barbecue fundraiser for Rocky Mountain USO, featuring special guests Peter Brookes, senior fellow for national security affairs at The Heritage Foundation, and Lt. Col. Joe Aldaz, director of Rocky Mountain USO.