Candidates for the 28th and 30th Districts of the United States House of Representatives will meet in Burbank at the Burbank City Council Chambers on the 2nd floor of City Hall. Adam Schiff, incumbent and his challenger, Johnny Nalbandian, together with Brad Sherman, incumbent and his challenger, Mark Reed will participate in a lively forum. League Members will question the candidates using questions submitted by residents.
The LWVO Education Committee will present a panel of speakers including Alameda County Superintendent Karen Monroe, Oakland Unified School District- High School Network Superintendent Preston Thomas, OUSD CFO Marcus Battle (invited), and OUSD HS Principal Carmelita Reyes. The panel will be responding to questions addressing the benchmarks and the requirements of the recently signed state bill AB 1840, which will be providing financial relief for the OUSD.
What will the League look like in its next century? What can we do now to assure the continued relevance and visibility of the League of Women Voters? Helen Hutchison, LWVC President, will discuss the actions the League is taking, nationally and statewide, to meet the challenges of the future.
Californians will choose a Uhited State Senator, members of Congress, state officers, and vote on state measures. There are also local candidates and ballot measures. The League will provide pros and cons on the ballot measures and candidate forums. See Voters Edge for information about the candidates and ballot measures.