Media Advisory: FreedomWorks to Host Five Presidential Hopefuls at the Rising Tide Summit in Iowa

FreedomWorks and Rep. Rod Blum (R-IA-1) will host five presidential hopefuls at the Rising Tide Summit in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on Saturday, December 5. The summit provides presidential candidates with the opportunity to explain their specific economic agendas and interact with influential grassroots activists ahead of the Iowa caucuses.

Candidates and speakers will be available to the media as their schedules permit. Interested journalists can check-in and pick-up credentials beginning at 12 pm CST. Journalists should be prepared to present media credentials of publication or outlet with which they are covering the event. The media table will be located next to the main box office at the U.S. Cellular Center.

Who: Dr. Ben Carson, Sen. Ted Cruz, Carly Fiorina, Sen. Rand Paul, former Sen. Rick Santorum, Rep. Rod Blum, FreedomWorks CEO Adam Brandon, FreedomWorks Senior Economic Contributor Stephen Moore, FreedomWorks National Director of Grassroots Noah Wall, Rev. C.L. Bryant, SiriusXM Patriot radio host Andrew Wilkow, and more

What: Rising Tide Summit

When: Saturday, December 5, 2 pm – 6 pm CST

Where: U.S. Cellular Center, 370 1st Ave E, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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