Politics & Government

SLO County Democrats to hold 'Dining with the Stars' fundraiser

The San Luis Obispo County Democratic Party will hold its fourth annual “Dining with the Stars" fundraising event this month, this year featuring guest speaker U.S. Rep. Loretta Sanchez, D-Anaheim.

The event will be held March 28 at the Pavilion at San Luis Obispo’s Performing Arts Center at Cal Poly.

Sanchez is serving her 10th term representing the 46th Congressional District in Orange County and is considered a potential candidate in 2016 for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Barbara Boxer.

Sanchez serves on the House Armed Services and House Homeland Security committees. A member of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, she also serves as co-chair of the Immigration and Border Task Force.

Also attending will be U.S. Rep. Lois Capps and state Sen. Bill Monning, both of whom represent San Luis Obispo County, as well as California Secretary for Natural Resources John Laird.

Tickets are $125. Visit slocdp.org for information.