Senator Mark DeSaulnier smoozing with
Sorry I do not know who the other people
Sorry I do not know who these people are except
for Mark DeSaulnier on the right.
They served sliced fruit, brownies, a very tasty cold cheese quiche, and hot apple cider. A big crowd included lumiaries such as former schools chief Delaine Easton, former El Cerrito Mayor Janet Abelson; former Antioch councilwoman Martha Parsons, Democratic party star Chuck Carpenter; Jael Myrick, aide to Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner; Brian Hooker, aide to Congressman John Garamendi; Richmond's own doctor John Tysell, and many people I did not know. Eastin is the former California Superintendent of Public Schools, the job that Torlakson now holds.
It's hard to get a bad photo of
Tom Torlakson, smoozing.
Tom Torlakscon, just hanging out.
Sources close to Senator DeSaulnier told the Point Richmond Voice that John and Patty Garamendi have purchased a house in the Washington, DC, area and that Patty is back there with John part of the time, while she also works part time at her job with the State Fair here in California.
DeSaulnier is a good listener.