High-speed rail opponents to hold fundraiser in Hanford

The Fresno BeeFebruary 8, 2014 

Citizens for California High-Speed Rail Accountability, an organization in Kings County that is battling the state's high-speed rail project, will hold a fundraising luncheon Feb. 20 in Hanford.

The event at the Hanford Civic Auditorium begins at 11 a.m. for sponsors who contribute $7,500 to $25,000 to have a private lunch with state and federal legislators who have been invited as special guests. A lunch reception, with tickets priced at $100 per person, begins at 12:15 p.m.

Guest legislators include Rep. David Valadao, R-Hanford; Assembly Member Frank Bigelow, R-Madera; and Assembly Member Diane Harkey, R-Dana Point. Also invited are state Sen. Andy Vidak, R-Hanford, and Assembly Member Jim Patterson, R-Fresno. All have been vocal opponents of the high-speed rail project.

Details: Wendy Warfield, (916) 492-9604 or email wwarfield@wendywarfield.com.

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