House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Join First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom for the Centennial Celebration of California’s Ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment


SACRAMENTO – First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom will host “California Votes for Women: A Golden State Suffrage Centennial Celebration” on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019. To mark this momentous occasion in California history, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will engage in a special discussion with the First Partner from 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

The live discussion follows a day of activities at the California Museum from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. For more information on the list of activities for the “California Votes for Women: A California Suffrage Centennial” event, please visit: https://www.californiamuseum.org/cavotesforwomen.

Credentialed media are invited to cover the discussion, by advance credential request, to Christina.Montoya@gov.ca.gov. In addition, a live webcast of the discussion may be viewed via the California Museum’s YouTube channel at https://youtu.be/BFhiE0-vSYA.

EVENT DETAILS:

WHO: First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom & Speaker Nancy Pelosi

WHAT: Moderated conversation celebrating California’s Suffrage Centennial

WHEN: November 9, 2019 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

WHERE: Secretary of State Building, Auditorium, 1500 11th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

STREAM: https://www.californiamuseum.org/webcasts

**NOTE: Cameras must be pre-set by 3:00 p.m.

CREDENTIALS: Credential requests will be accepted through 5:00 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 8, via email to Christina.Montoya@gov.ca.gov. Due to security and space restrictions, requests received after 5:00 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 8 may not be granted. Please email press contact for assistance.

  • Television outlets must tape segments or use wireless equipment due to facility limitations.
  • Freelance journalists must have an assignment editor request credentials as proof of assignment.
  • Permits for news truck parking are available by advance request but limited to a maximum of 4.
  • Sorry, no Internet or electricity available. Please bring charged, self-contained equipment for coverage.

MEDIA CONTACTS:

Hannah Milgrom

Office of First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom

(916) 445-4571

Hannah.milgrom@gov.ca.gov

Christina Montoya

Office of First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom

Christina.Montoya@gov.ca.gov

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