Congressman DeSaulnier Hosts Two “Conversation on Race” Town Halls with Special Guests Congresswoman Bass (April 23rd) and Congresswoman Lee (April 27th)

April 3, 2019
Press Release

Walnut Creek, CA – Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that he will host a pair of town halls to engage in a “Conversation on Race” on Tuesday, April 23rd and Saturday, April 27th. These town halls are the latest in a series of discussions on race hosted by Congressman DeSaulnier and are intended to facilitate more understanding, healing, and progress to help us move forward as a nation.

“A Conversation on Race” Town Halls
Tuesday, April 23rd
Special Guest: Congresswoman Karen Bass (CA-37), Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus and first African American woman Speaker of the California Assembly
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Diablo Valley College Cafeteria
321 Golf Club Road
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

Saturday, April 27th
Hosted With: Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13)
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Black Repertory Group Theater
3201 Adeline Street
Berkeley, CA 94703

These events are open to the public, press, and photographers.

Please RSVP at or by calling 925-933-2660. To request ADA accommodations or for more information, please contact Congressman DeSaulnier’s Walnut Creek or Richmond office.

Congressman DeSaulnier launched his first town hall of this series on February 3, 2018 and information on it can be found here.