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Sampling of CNP members

National elected officials

Rep. Dick Armey (R-TX), Rep. Dan Burton (R-IN), Rep. Tom DeLay (R-TX), Rep. Steve Stockman (R-TX), Rep. Bob Dornan (R-CA), Rep. Ernest Istook (R-OK), Rep. Barbara Vucanovich (R-NV), Sen. Lauch Faircloth (R-NC) Sen. Jesse Helms (R-NC), Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ), Sen. Trent Lott (R-MS), and Sen. Don Nickles (R-OK).

Hard Right leaders

Gary Bauer, president of Family Research Council; Bill Bright, founder, Campus Crusade for Christ; Judie Brown, president, American Life League; Ben Bull, senior litigation counsel, American Center for Law & Justice; Larry Arnn, president, the Claremont Institute; Allan Carlson, president, the Rockford Institute; Dr. James Dobson, president, Focus on the Family; Bob Dugan, director, National Association of Evangelicals; Mike Farris, president, Home School Legal Defense Association; Ed Feulner, president, the Heritage Foundation; Ron Godwin, senior vice president, The Washington Times; Robert Grant, president, American Freedom Coalition; Rebecca Hagelin, Christian Coalition's Christian American; Reed Irvine, chairman, Accuracy in Media; Bob Jones III, president, Bob Jones University; D. James Kennedy, Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church; Alan Keyes, talk show host; Jerry Kirk, National Coalition Against Pornography; Beverly LaHaye, president, Concerned Women for America; Tim LaHaye, author; Marlin Maddoux, president, USA Radio Network; Rev. Peter Marshall, Peter Marshall Ministries; Connie Marshner, activist; Ed Meese, the Heritage Foundation; Tom Minnery, Focus on the Family; Sam Moore, president, Thomas Nelson Publishers; Rev. Duane Motley, president, New Yorker's Family Research; David Noebel, president, Summit Ministries; Lt. Col. Oliver North; Howard Phillips, chairman, the Conservative Caucus; Robert Poole, president, Reason Foundation; Larry Pratt, executive director, Gun Owners of America; Edgar Prince, chairman, Prince Corporation; Ralph Reed, executive director, Christian Coalition; Pat Robertson, president, Christian Coalition, Christian Broadcasting Network, Family Channel; R.J. Rushdoony, president, Chalcedon; William Rusher, syndicated columnist; Phyllis Schlafly, president, Eagle Forum; Alan Sears, Alliance Defense Fund; Maj. Gen. John Singlaub USA (Ret.); John Sununu, talk show host; Richard Viguerie, chairman, American Target Advertising; Paul Weyrich, president, Free Congress Foundation; John Whitehead, chairman, The Rutherford Institute; Rev. Donald Wildmon, president, American Family Association; Rev. Jim Woodall, Concerned Women for America.

Conservative businessmen

Howard Ahmanson, wealthy California businessman; Ed Atsinger, president of Salem Communications; Robert Bates, president of Guarantee Mutual Life Company, Omaha; John Belk, chairman of Belk Stores; Holly Coors; Jeffrey Coors; Rich DeVos, Amway Corporation; Richard DeVos Jr., president, Amway Corporation; George Gilder, trickle-down economist; and Nelson Bunker Hunt, chairman, Hunt Energy Corporation.

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