Gov. Jeb Bush to Keynote AFP Defending the American Dream Summit

Jun 22, 2015 by AFP

Group’s 9th annual conference kicks off August 21 in Columbus, Ohio.

COLUMBUS  — Americans for Prosperity announced today that former Florida Governor Jeb Bush will address attendees of the group’s signature annual event, the Defending the American Dream Summit ®, held in Columbus on August 21 and 22. The event brings the grassroots together with thought leaders and elected officials in a shared commitment to greater economic freedom for every American.

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AFP Chief Executive Officer Luke Hilgemann had the following to say:

“The Defending the American Dream Summit is a chance for thousands of defenders of freedom to come together to learn, be inspired, and celebrate our liberty. We are excited to include Governor Jeb Bush who will share his story about the American dream and his insights into how we can work to preserve it.”

Governor Jeb Bush joins a lineup that includes Ohio Senator Rob Portman, Texas Senator Ted Cruz, Texas Governor Rick Perry, and FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai. The Defending the American Dream Summit will be held on August 21 and 22 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Members of the media can request a credential by emailing