At CPAC, Battle Lines Are Drawn. Speakers Try to Paint Democrats as Socialists

With a theme of ‘America vs. Socialism,’ the annual event offers a preview of November’s possible matchup for the White House

OXON HILL, Md.—The impeachment of President Trump motivated her to fly up from Texas, but after a half day at the Conservative Political Action Conference, Cathie Broten was convinced a more sinister force is in play.

28365365体育投注“It’s like Custer’s Last Stand: the Republicans vs. the socialists,” said Ms. Broten, 70 years old, wearing a pin reading, “Kiss me, I’m a capitalist.”

“We...