Biography | Turning Point USA

About Turning Point USA Turning Point USA is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization founded in 2012 by Charlie Kirk who was only 19 at the time. The organization’s mission is to identify, educate, train, and organize students to promote the principles of freedom, free markets, and limited government. Since its founding, Turning Point USA has embarked … Continued

[Media Advisory] UPDATE: Vice President Mike Pence to Deliver Keynote Address at Turning Point USA’s Midwest Regional Conference 2019

CHICAGO, March 26, 2019 — Vice President Mike Pence will deliver the keynote address during Turning Point USA’s Midwest Regional Conference 2019 (MWRC) on Friday, March 29, at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare Hotel. NOTE: Due to a change in his schedule, the vice president’s speech will now take place at 5:30 PM CDT. Doors open at 4:30pm … Continued

Fox News | Trump has unleashed a roaring economy and that’s really bad news for 2020 Democrats

In his magnum opus work, “The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money,” published in 1936, John Maynard Keynes made famous the reference to “animal spirits” – those things that relate to the instincts and emotions that can drive human behavior. Keynes wrote of them in the context of economics. The passage which has become the … Continued

[Statement] Charlie Kirk Issues Statement on President Trump’s Executive Order Defending Campus Free Speech

WASHINGTON, March 21, 2019 — On Tuesday, Feb. 19, conservative activist Hayden Williams was recruiting students at a Turning Point USA tabling event at UC Berkeley’s Upper Sproul Plaza – considered the “birthplace” of the modern free speech movement – when he was violently assaulted by Zachary Greenberg. The attack against Williams, a Leadership Institute staffer, … Continued

Fox News | Jeb Bush wants a Trump 2020 challenger — I say, bring it on

Over the weekend, former Florida governor and momentary Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush made an appearance on CNN’s “The Axe Files” hosted by David Axelrod, and declared that Republicans should launch a challenge to President Trump in the 2020presidential race. You really do have to stop for a second and give Jeb credit. The man just won’t quit. In the … Continued

Fox News | Turning Point USA founder: Trump’s free speech executive order promise is the moment we’ve been waiting for

The mainstream media is having fun covering President Trump’s two-plus hour speech at CPAC Saturday.  Some are characterizing it as “profane,” and others as “rambling.” Well, I watched it and I would characterize the president’s speech as something quite different: It was the moment I’ve been waiting for. During those two very candid, and almost completely unscripted hours, where the … Continued

[Release] Turning Point USA Names Allie Stuckey Chairwoman of the Young Women’s Leadership Summit 2019

PHOENIX — Turning Point USA is excited to announce Allie Beth Stuckey as Chairwoman of its fifth annual Young Women Leadership Summit. “Allie is an inspiration to so many young people, especially young women, all around the country because of her incredible character and faith, her sense of humor, and her unequalled political and cultural … Continued

[Statement] Turning Point USA Founder Charlie Kirk Issues Statement Following the Assault of Conservative Activists at TPUSA Recruitment Event at UC Berkeley

BERKELEY, Calif. — During a Turning Point USA recruiting or “tabling” event at UC Berkeley on Upper Sproul Plaza around 3:29 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 19, an assault against a conservative activist was caught on camera by nearby students. UCPD was immediately called however the suspect, presumed to be another UC Berkeley student, left the … Continued

[Media Alert] Hundreds of Young Hispanics Rally Behind America, Free Markets and Strong Borders in Phoenix, Arizona at Turing Point USA’s Young Latino Leadership Summit

PHOENIX — Turning Point USA will present the Young Latino Leadership Summit 2019 (YLLS) on Feb. 22-24 in Phoenix, Ariz. The Young Latino Leadership Summit is a conference for young, conservative Latinos and will be hosted at the Arizona Grand Resort (8000 Arizona Grand Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85044). Throughout the summit, attendees will hear from some … Continued

Fox News | Trump wins on border security with emergency declaration and funding by Congress

President Trump won a strategic victory Friday when he signed legislation to avoid another government shutdown and provide a down payment on border security funding – and then declared a national emergency to get billions of dollars more needed to protect our southern border. After insisting for well over a month that the president would never get … Continued