Fuller versus Miller Congressional Candidate Forum to be held Tuesday, October 23
The League of Women Voters of Diablo Valley is sponsoring and moderating a candidate forum between the candidates for California’s 7th Congressional District, Virginia Fuller and incumbent Congressman George Miller in their only face-to-face meeting. Candidates will respond to written questions from the audience. The 7th district includes about 30% of Antioch, and covers the northwest part of the city.
The forum is free band will run from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. The event is co-sponsored by the Social Justice Council of the Mt. Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church and will be held at the church in Bortin Hall, which is located at 55 Eckley Lane in Walnut Creek. All are welcome, but no campaign materials are allowed inside Bortin Hall.
Virginia Fuller, a Republican, is a registered nurse, and is endorsed by the Contra Costa Republican Party and the Contra Costa Tea Party. She supports a flat tax for all; opposes illegal immigration policies, including “Sanctuary Cities”; supports stiff penalties to businesses that hire illegal aliens; supports repeal of “Obamacare”; supports charter schools and school vouchers, and believes that the defense of our nation is the primary responsibility of the Federal government. For more information visit www.fullerforcongress.org.
George Miller, a Democrat, has represented Contra Costa County and the East Bay of San Francisco since 1975. Rep. Miller has worked throughout his congressional career on behalf of children and the middle class. His priorities have included providing safe, affordable health care for all people, ensuring every child has access to a quality education, standing up against discrimination, and creating jobs and enhancing economic security for middle class Americans. He is also an advocate and leader for fish and wildlife protection and conservation, ensuring responsible stewardship of our lands and waters, and developing clean energy technologies. For more information visit www.georgemillerforcongress.com.