Thursday, November 10, 2022

Join Capitol Weekly for an exciting, unique and informative overview of the upcoming November election, providing analysis, opinions and insight. What happened? Why? What happens next? A score of experts and insiders will discuss the results of the election and provide a look-ahead at what it means for 2023 – and beyond.

This event was hosted on ZOOM from 9AM – 2:00PM, Thursday, November 10. To view a program booklet with speakers’ bios and more, click here. 

To find podcasts of each panel, click here.

Panel 1: California Races – The rundown on key California races – the battles for the constitutional offices, Congress and the Legislature, and major local elections, including the LA mayoral race. Any surprises? The impacts of the newly drawn districts?

Panelists: Sean Clegg, Bearstar Strategies; Marva Diaz, Marva Diaz Strategies; Robb Korinke, GrassrootsLab; Paul Mitchell, Political Data Inc.

Moderated by Seema Mehta, Los Angeles Times

Panel 2: The Ballot Propositions – California voters confronted unprecedented campaign spending, even by California standards, and an array of familiar themes – tax the rich, gambling, abortion rights and the environment, to name just a few. But at the end of the day, what has really changed?

Brandon Castillo, Bicker Castillo and Fairbanks; Teri Holoman, California Teachers Association; Steve Maviglio, Forza Communications; Sheri Sadler, Sadler Strategic Media

Moderated by Nicole Nixon, Capitol Public Radio

Keynote: Mike Madrid interviewed by John Howard, Capitol Weekly.

Panel 3: A Look Ahead – What happens now? Does Gov. Newsom push ahead with a presidential campaign? What does the Speakership battle portend for Single Payer Healthcare? What’s next in the battle over abortion rights? And what’s with the “Special Session” targeting oil companies – substantive plan or political theater?

Nathan Click, Click Strategies;  Jodi Hicks, Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California; Victoria Rome, Natural Resources Defense Council; Rob Stutzman, Stutzman Public Affairs

Moderated by Dan Morain, Author and journalist

For information contact Jyoti Alexander at (916) 444 7665 or jyoti.alexander@capitolweekly.net.

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