|For Immediate Release: January 30, 2018
NARAL’s 2018 Forum for Choice is being held to question each candidate for California Governor on a series of issues important to reproductive freedom. The NARAL Pro-Choice California event will be hosted by respected journalist Wendy Tokuda, who will moderate a panel of journalists and women’s rights advocates asking questions of the candidates. Anyone who gets elected as governor is going to have an enormous impact on how reproductive rights and reproductive health are implemented in the state, whether it’s through their budget decisions, power of appointment, or health insurance reform.
***NOTE: Spanish speaking and Mandarin speaking spokespeople will be at the event.***
|WHO:||Candidates for governor who have committed to take part in the forum are John Chiang, Delaine Eastin, Gavin Newsom, and Antonio Villaraigosa.|
|WHAT:||The panel will question each candidate about their positions on a number of topics related to reproductive freedom. There will be availability to speak with the candidates immediately following the event.|
|WHERE:||SOMArts Center, 934 Brannan Street, San Francisco|
|WHEN:||Tuesday, January 30, from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM|
NOTE: The event will be livestreamed on NARAL’s Facebook page. Here is a link to directly access the livestream: bit.ly/Forum4Choic
Rewire has joined as the media sponsor for the event. Rewire is a nonprofit, independent daily news publication committed to evidence-based journalism on health, rights, and justice.