It was announced today that former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin will be giving the closing speech at CPAC this year. Sen. Marco Rubio and Rep. Allen West will also be in attendance at the ultra-conservative convention.

According to a press release, the “former Vice Presidential candidate and Alaska Governor Sarah Palin will deliver a special keynote address at CPAC 2012 – the 39th annual Conservative Political Action Conference.”

Rubio spoke at the 2010 convention and West was a keynote speaker in 2011.

The conference is set to take place Thurs., Feb. 9-Sat., Feb. 11, in Washington, D.C.

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