Kick-off day one today of Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington -- Dick Cheney makes surprise appearance (bravo!) -- Marco Rubio wows crowd -- NRA's Wayne LaPierre at CPAC brings down house (double bravo!!) -- good day had by all.... CPAC 2010: Live video, highlights from Day One http://voices.washingtonpost.com/44/2010/02/cpac-2010-live-video-highlight.html?wprss=44 Rubio addresses conservatives at CPAC BY LESLEY CLARK Miami Herald http://www.miamiherald.com/news/breaking-news/story/1487314.html WASHINGTON -- Marco Rubio wowed a crowd of influential activists here Thursday, criticizing his U.S. Senate primary rival -- Gov. Charlie Crist -- without mentioning him by name, and promising not to compromise his conservative principles for political expediency. Dick Cheney: 'Barack Obama is a One-Term President' By HUMA KHAN Feb. 18, 2010 ABC News Former Vice President, Scott Brown Make Surprise Appearance at CPAC to Rally Conservatives http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/tea-...ther-conservative-conference/story?id=9873498 Former Vice President Dick Cheney rallied conservative activists today during a brief yet surprise appearance at the Conservative Political Action Conference. "I think 2010 will be a phenomenal year for the conservative cause and I think Barack Obama is a one-term president," Cheney said to a standing ovation.