The New York State Conservative Party's 49th annual conference will take place on Sunday, January 31, 2016 and Monday, February 1, 2016 at the Radisson Hotel (205 Wolf Road, Albany, New York, 12205).
The conference begins at 12:30 PM (registration opens at noon), continues until 6:30 PM and begins again on Monday morning at 9:00 AM.
The featured luncheon speaker is the Honorable Ann Marie Buerkle, former Congresswoman. While in Congress, Mrs. Buerkle served as a United States Representative to the 66th Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations, and served on the Oversight & Government Reform, Foreign Affairs, and Veterans' Affairs Committees. She also served as Chair of the Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health.
Some of the invited speakers include: noted pollster John McLaughlin, Congressmen Chris Collins, Chris Gibson and Lee Zeldin. The full schedule follows.
Monday evening, Senators Phil Boyle, Thomas D. Croci, Patrick M. Gallivan, Joseph A. Griffo, Betty Little, Robert G. Ortt, Michael H. Ranzenhofer, Patty Ritchie and Catharine Young and Assemblyman Bill Nojay will be presented the Party's Highest Ratings for 2015 Awards. Remarks by Republican Senate Leader John Flanagan and Republican Assembly Leader Brian Kolb are also anticipated.