Karl Rove, the powerful and controversial senior adviser to President George W. Bush, will speak at the Republican Midwest Leadership Conference Oct. 7 and 8 in Bloomington, Forum Communications reports.
Minnesota GOP chairman Tony Sutton confirmed the appearance of Rove, who will be joined at the conference by Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, syndicated talk show host Jason Lewis and political commentator Michael Reagan.
Sutton said Rove got his start working for political candidates on many levels and will share what he learned about winning elections.