South Bay Forum in co-Sponsorship with: The Chicano Democratic Association and The Mexican American Business & Political Association
78th Assembly District Candidates Forum
Date: Monday, November 5, 2007, 6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
Location: Bell Junior High School
620 Briarwood Rd. San Diego, CA 92139 [Map]
(Rep) John McCann, Chula Vista City Councilman, has been invited and we are hopeful that he will confirm his participation shortly. Confirmed participants are (Dem) Auday Arabo, president of the Neighborhood Market Association, (Dem) Marty Block, president of the San Diego Community College Board of Trustees, and (Dem) Arlie Ricasa, president of the Sweetwater Union High School District School Board.
The forum format will begin with a 2-minute introductory statement from each candidate. Candidates will be asked questions from a panel of invited journalists and editors representing regional and local media. Invited news outlets include: the Star News, La Prensa, The San Diego Union Tribune, The San Diego Voice and View Point, and The Filipino Press. In addition, members of the audience will be invited to submit questions to the South Bay Forum moderator.
Forum Issues: K-12 Student Achievement, College Access and Success, Jobs and Economic Growth, Access to quality Healthcare, Public Safety including Disaster Management, Housing and Mortgage Industry, Fair Taxes, Environmental Protection, Transportation and Highway Infrastructure and enhancing the quality of life for our region’s residents.
For information contact SBF President Jose Preciado at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (619) 922-2209 or visit our website at : www.southbayforum.com