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Capitol Connections

Capitol Connections

Mark the June primary and prepare for the November general election by learning about political office holders who have been permanently “pigeon-holed” here in the Historic City Cemetery. Whether the primary results left you cheering or demanding a recount, the cemetery counts among its residents no fewer than three governors, as well as other city, state and federal government figures, and even (the son of) a founding father! Sunday, June 10, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. The Sacramento Historic City Cemetery is located at 1000 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95818. For more information, call (916) 448-0811.

Mugwumps, Know-Nothings, & Dolly Vardens

Mugwumps, Know-Nothings, & Dolly Vardens

California has had plenty of fascinating 3rd Party movements, most splintered off from existing parties. You may be surprised at the level of popular support for their more questionable platforms. Learn about the rapid rise and fall of the Know-Nothings, how the Workingmen’s Party helped write the state constitution and elected a mayor, examine just how progressive the Progressive Party was, and meet local members of the Socialist, Greenback Labor, and Prohibition Parties. Saturday, June 9, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. The Sacramento Historic City Cemetery is located at 1000 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95818. For more information, call (916) 448-0811.

Oct 18 Rancho Cordova Luncheon with Folsom Lake College President

Oct 18 Rancho Cordova Luncheon with Folsom Lake College President

Newly appointed President of Folsom Lake College, Dr. Rachel Rosenthal joins us for the October edition of the Rancho Cordova Luncheon. 

Join us for updates on what's up around town, great food and plenty of wonderful company.

It's the one, the only...

The Rancho Cordova Luncheon         

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. 

Friday, October 18

Rancho Cordova City Hall 

2729 Prospect Park Dr.

Lunch is $12 for members WITH RESERVATIONS, $20 for non-members AND MEMBERS WITHOUT RESERVATIONS! Reservation deadline is October 17.

PLEASE RESERVE YOUR SEAT!

Election Polling Places and more...

Election Polling Places and more...

 

Congressional candidates agree to first formal debate

Congressional candidates agree to first formal debate

Sacramento, CA – Congressional candidates Rep. Dan Lungren, R-Gold River, and his Democratic challenger, Ami Bera, an Elk Grove doctor, have agreed to participate in a live debate at News 10 studios on Tuesday, Sept. 25.  It will be sponsored by The Sacramento Bee, News10 and Capital Public Radio, and will be the first formal debate between the candidates.

Each media outlet plans to stream the debate live at 3 p.m. on their individual websites. The next day, The Bee will publish a story in its Wednesday newspaper; News10 will air the debate at 9 a.m. and Capital Public Radio will broadcast it at 10 a.m. on “Insight.”

The 7th Congressional District is considered one of the most competitive and closely watched House races in the nation, with national party organizations and other outside groups expected to contribute substantially to their respective candidates.