George Clooney joins Hillary Clinton for CA fundraisers

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Source:   —  April 16, 2016, at 1:46 AM

The film star and his wife, human rights lawyer , will accompany Clinton at a pair of high-dollar private events to lift money for the . The first, tonight at the Bay Area residence of venture capitalist , will require couples to contribute or lift for a spot at the main table with Clinton and the Clooneys.

George Clooney joins Hillary Clinton for CA fundraisers

Democratic presidential frontrunner has friends in high places, and she’ll draw on them this weekend for a fundraising swing through CA with .

The film star and his wife, human rights lawyer , will accompany Clinton at a pair of high-dollar private events to lift money for the . The first, tonight at the Bay Area residence of venture capitalist , will require couples to contribute or lift for a spot at the main table with Clinton and the Clooneys. They'll reunite tomorrow at Chez Clooney in LA for a dinner that starts at $33.400 per person, including a photo with Clinton.

With the Republican nominee and among Democratic voters, California’s generally irrelevant late-calendar primary has suddenly made the Golden State a hot destination on the campaign trail. Sanders in San Diego latest month, while all three remaining Republican contenders are the CA GOP conference at the finish of April.

 

Capitol dwellers who'd love to utilize the lunch hr to obtain better informed have two options today. Univ of Southern CA education Prof will present her research on the impact of mass instructor layoffs in LA during the economic recession, 11:30 a. m. at the UC Conference Middle on K Street. Dr. , the director of the Violence Prevention Research Program at UC Davis, discusses his work studying the causes of gun violence, noon in Room one hundred twenty-six of the Capitol.

Feeling the pinch in your pocket after filing your taxes this week? You're not alone. More than half of CA voters believe they pay too much income tax, according to a new Field Poll. While the sentiment is overwhelming among Republicans, fifty-two % of Democrats are actually okay with the current tax rates. has more in , including statistical tabulations for the poll prepared exclusively for The Sacramento Bee.

Pleased birthday to Senate Republican Leader , who turns sixty-six tomorrow.

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