2015 USA Rice Outlook Conference to Feature Political Duo

Aug 26, 2015
Keynote speakers Mary Matalin and James Carville
 MS- 2015 USA Rice Outlook Conference

NEW ORLEANS, LA - Husband and wife political strategists and best-selling authors Mary Matalin and James Carville will be the keynote speakers at the 2015 USA Rice Outlook Conference to be held here this December with a conversation about the political outlook and what to expect during the 2016 presidential election. True to their reputations the couple, speaking from their home town of New Orleans, will offer fiery discussion and insight into the current political landscape and share their concerns, hopes, and predictions for the upcoming election cycle.

Matalin is one of the most celebrated and popular conservative voices in America. Among her many roles, she has served under Presidents Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, and George W. Bush. Matalin currently co-hosts the nationally syndicated radio program Both Sides Now, which is broadcast on more than 100 radio stations.

Known for his electoral successes and remaking political underdogs into upset winners, James Carville is America's best-known political consultant. Carville guided the campaign of then Governor Bill Clinton to defeat President George H.W. Bush whose approval rating was among the highest ever for a sitting president.  Carville has written several books, including two memoirs with his wife, All's Fair: Love, War, and Running for President about the 1992 presidential campaign and the more recent, Love and War: Twenty Years, Three Presidents, Two Daughters and One Louisiana Home, about how they, and America, have changed over the last two decades.

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Carville and Matalin are headlining an expanded USA Rice Outlook Conference now with two full days of programming. Attendees will hear timely information and outlooks on farm policy, the economy, weather trends, farm management, food innovation, and more.

Other noted presenters will include Louisiana Congressman Ralph Abraham, farm management expert Dick Wittman, economist Dr. David Kohl, and many more.

Visit www.usarice.com/outlook for additional program and registration information and watch the USA Rice Daily for more program news.

The USA Rice Outlook Conference is the largest annual rice meeting and trade show.  Several exciting exhibitor and sponsorship opportunities are available for this premier event. To learn more, download a brochure, or contact Jeanette Davis at jdavis@usarice.com,  (703) 236-1447.