December 13, 2009 Candidate Fair at the Wooden Nickel Ranch in Menifee, California

A Candidate Fair will be held on Sunday, December 13, 2009 at the Wooden Nickel Ranch, 25690 Holland Road, Menifee, CA from 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m. The event is free of charge.

California candidates, running for office in 2010, will be present and addressing the crowd. The Wooden Nickel venue has a capacity for 2000+ people. The candidates include: Clayton Thibodeau who is running for Mary Bono-Mack’s 45th Congressional District seat, California State Assemblyman Chuck DeVore who is running for Barbara Boxer’s U.S. Senate seat and Lt. Colonel Ken Dickson (USAF Ret.) who is running for termed-out Dennis Hollingsworth’s California State Senate seat. Joel Anderson, a current California State Assemblymember, will be speaking, also.

Planned activities include:

*Ken Pettigrew, host of the internet talk radio show http://www.kenpettigrewshow, will be the
Master of Ceremonies and will be conducting his radio show live.
*Boys Scouts Flag Color Guard Ceremony
*Listen to live music – Guest singer Michelle Ross
*BBQ Lunch with proceeds donated to non-profits groups including
The Wounded Warriors.
*Visit vendor booths – get involved – get informed – non-profits
*Register to vote and sign available California Initiatives/Petitions
*The candidates will have their own booths and will be available for questions
and interviews with the press.

The Veterans of Foreign Wars will be collecting canned food items for our active service members and their families.

A special invitation is extended to all Veterans, Active/Inactive Military Personnel, Firefighters and Law Enforcement Personnel.

For more information, please contact Jane Lauhon at 951-303-8912 or send an email to:

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  1. The federal debt is growing!!
    If you're upset about over-spending and big government takeovers in state and federal government, come out and meet some people who are of like mind, and meet the candidates that are trying to unseat the current crop of progressives who are spending America into oblivion!