FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Conservative Group to Highlight Flaws in America’s Death Penalty
Presenting at Conservatism Outside the Box
News Conference 9am Saturday February 15th at Buford Community Center
January 27, 2014 – Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty, a national network of conservatives questioning the alignment of capital punishment with conservative principles, is proud to be taking part in ‘Conservatism Outside The Box’ presented by the Georgia Republican Party 7th District Committee.
One of the featured speakers will be Marc Hyden, a Georgia resident, who is a National Advocacy Coordinator for the national group Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty.
“Conservatives need to know they are not alone when it comes to rethinking broken policies like the death penalty,” Hyden said.
Some of the other featured speakers will include nationally syndicated radio host Mike Church, Michael Farris of Citizens for Self-Governance, Michael Maharrey of the 10th Amendment Center, author and professor Donald Livingston, Georgia State Senator Josh McKoon (R-Columbus), and Will Kremer of the Georgia College Republicans.
“I’m excited to see a wide variety of conservative groups, including Conservatives Concerned about the Death Penalty, participating in Conservatism Outside of the Box and discussing their dedication to conservative principles,” said Jason Thompson, Chairman of the GAGOP 7th District Committee.
A news conference will take place in advance of the day’s events. Mr. Hyden will be participating and available to the news media for questions.
The news conference will take place on Saturday February 15th at 9am in the Buford Community Center (2200 Buford Hwy, Buford, GA).
Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty is a nationwide group of conservatives questioning whether capital punishment is consistent with conservative principles and values due to the system’s inefficiency, inequity, and inaccuracy. Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty is a project of Equal Justice USA, a national, non-partisan, grassroots organization working to build a criminal justice system that works. For everyone. To learn more go to www.conservativesconcerned.org.