Politics & Government

Election forums planned at Cuesta College SLO and North County campuses this week

Election  forums are planned for this week at the Cuesta College campuses in San Luis Obispo and Paso Robles.

The Associated Students of Cuesta College is hosting the forums, which will feature representatives from and discussions about  local, state and national candidates and  ballot initiatives.

The forum at the San  Luis Obispo campus will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday in  the Associated Students Auditorium, Room 5401.

Scheduled to appear are representatives  of the Lois Capps and Abel Maldonado campaigns in the 24th District c ongressional  race; Gerald Manata and a member of Katcho  Achadjian’s campaign for State Assembly 35th District; a  representative for  Democrat   senate candidate Bill Monning; Cuesta  College trustee candidates Barbara George and David Baldwin; and the  candidates for the San Luis Obispo City Council.

The Paso Robles campus event will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday in Dallon’s Hall. Scheduled to attend that forum are Cuesta College  trustee candidates George and Baldwin;  Paso Robles City Council candidates Nick Gilman, Steve Martin and Fred  Strong; and Atascadero City Council candidates Roberta Fonzi, Ann  Ketcherside and Tom O’Malley.

For more details, call Anthony  Gutierrez, at 546-3100, Ext. 2354.