Carly Fiorina, Republican Senate candidate, will be guest of SLO County Republicans

Carly Fiorina, a Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, will be the guest of honor Thursday at a reception sponsored by the Republican Party of San Luis Obispo County and the Lincoln Club of San Luis Obispo County.

The VIP reception begins at 5:30 p.m. at Holland Ranch, 2275 Carpenter Road, San Luis Obispo. A general reception follows at 6:30 p.m.

Fiorina is former chairman and chief executive officer of Hewlett-Packard. Her opponent in the GOP primary is Assemblyman Chuck DeVore.

The winner of that June primary contest will face off against three-term incumbent Democrat Barbara Boxer in November.

To RSVP or for more information contact Amber Johnson at 541-4010 or e-mail her at exec.director@rpslo.org.