TODAY | March 16, 2013
>> conservative republicans wrap up the three day mega conference. leaders past and present as speakers today. christian welker is of the white house to tell us more about it. gornl.
>> good morning to you. it is a big day at cpac, the straw pal and speeches by sai lib and cruise.
>> with the romney-ryan parepublic ab part y trying to regain footing a rousing welcome for former florida governor and possible 2016 presidentialal con stender jeb bush .
>> the face of the republican party needs to be the face of every american and a party of exclusion and acceptance.
>> earlier in the day a look back at mitt romney addressed the political action conference, the first since his election night speech.
>> i am probably not in the best place to chart the course for the next one.
>> a parthe gop of old is steal and moss cored. i don't think we need to name names.
>> sarah palin and ted cruz are set to take the stage. while some are wondering why donald trump is invited.
>> i think if mitt made one mistake and i like him a lot but if he made one mistake it is that he talk enough about his success because honestly, people really want success.
>> it is who was snubbed that has people talking. gop recognizes stores chris christie and bob mcdonald and some critics warn the party has to change.
>> unless republicans can do outreach to aspiring groups, working class , middle class , they'll have a harder and harder time winning at the mogsal level.
>> on friday rob port manhattan once on the short list and once opposed to same sex marriage says he now supports it. a majority of republicans but democrats support it.