Is a “secretive” Religious Right group always late to the game and irrelevant?

The Council for National Policy is a group of influential conservative leaders that get together to “cultivate ideas to help solve America’s growing problems.”  The left-wing blog Politico asserts that political candidates turn to the CNP for money.  According to Politico one conservative operative deemed the group “a self-validating echo chambers where they sit around four times a year and tell each other how great and important they are, and believe their own press.” View article →