CLCV Announces 2018 Gubernatorial Forum

Press Release
February 6, 2018

CONTACT:
Andy Kelley, CLCV Communications Director: [email protected], 510-844-0229
Kay Cuajunco, CEJA Communications Manager: [email protected], 619-889-7865
Sylvia Arredondo, CBE Action Civic Engagement Coordinator, [email protected], 310-971-6868

MEDIA ADVISORY

2018 Gubernatorial Forum in Los Angeles Hosted by Environmental, Environmental Justice & Labor Groups

Community Members Ask Candidates to Share Vision & Top Priorities as Governor of California

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LOS ANGELES, CA— California Environmental Justice Alliance Action (CEJA Action), California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV), CBE Action, and United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) will host an engaging and fruitful discussion with the 2018 Gubernatorial Candidates: John Chiang, Delaine Eastin, and Antonio Villaraigosa to hear the candidates' positions on environmental justice, uplifting working families, and key social justice issues, as we build community across EJ, labor, and environmental sectors.

WHEN: Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 7:00 - 8:30 PM

WHERE: Huntington Park Community Center, 6925 Salt Lake Avenue, Huntington Park, CA

WHO: 2018 Gubernatorial Candidates:

· John Chiang

· Delaine Eastin

· Antonio Villaraigosa

Media spokespeople available for interview:

· Gladys Limon, Executive Director, California Environmental Justice Alliance Action (CEJA Action)

· Sylvia Arredondo, Civic Engagement Coordinator, CBE Action

· Mike Young, California League of Conservation Voters

· Jim Araby, UFCW Western States Council

LIVESTREAM: Tune in to watch at: www.facebook.com/ecovote

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