Grokster Mike is at CPAC and is attending a number of the keynote speeches and workshops. He’ll keep us up to date as the weekend goes along – here is a shot of Rick Santorum from the lobby:
Signs of the times. The lines to get into the Santorum speech this morning were so long that people were chased away to avoid a fire hazard. This crowd around a monitor was typical, and was replicated all around the lobby.
Santorum’s speech wasn’t quite a barn burner, but his main theme was that vision and steadfastness to principles will be what beats Obama, not just the next guy in line with the most money.
Here is his speech as recorded by C-SPAN: