Culver Democratic Club Schedules Holiday Party
The Culver City Democratic Club will hold its Annual Holiday Celebration and Silent Auction on December 12 with Special Guest Betty Yee.
The evening's event will be held at the club’s regular meeting venue, the Veterans Memorial Auditorium Rotunda Room, starting at 6:45 pm. The event will feature a mixer, refreshments and a silent auction, where attendees will be able to bid on some items, including movie passes, resort packages, artwork, services and more.
All proceeds benefit the Culver City Democratic Club. The event is open to the public.
Yee, is a member of the State Board for Equalization and an announced Democratic candidate for State Controller in 2014.
Yee represents the First Equalization District and its 21 counties in northern and central California. Yee has over 25 years of experience in public service, specializing in state and local finance. Yee previously served as Chief Deputy Director for Budget with the California Department of Finance where she led the development of the Governor’s Budget, negotiations with the Legislature and key budget stakeholders, and fiscal analyses of legislation on behalf of the Administration. Earlier, she held senior staff positions on several fiscal and policy committees in both houses of the California State Legislature.
Throughout her career, Yee has been an advocate for underserved and underrepresented communities, including the Asian Pacific Islander American community where she secured state funding for projects in San Francisco, San Jose, Sacramento, and Los Angeles and ensured the establishment of the California Commission on Asian and Pacific Islander American Affairs."