CHICO, CA, June 21 --- Audrey Denney, congressional candidate for CA-1, issued the following statement after President Trump signed an executive order regarding the forced separation of immigrant families at the southern US border:
Denney, an educator from Chico with an agricultural background, is also running in the Democratic primary for District 1 Congress. She recalled a transformative moment while having a conversation with her sister, Amy, about how incredible it was to see an unprecedented amount of women and young people lining up to run for office.
Chico >> Last month women marched, but on Thursday they celebrated.
Organizers of the Chico Women’s March celebrated International Women’s Day at Chico State University with a rally, music, activism and speeches from local candidates for office, including Audrey Denney, a congressional candidate, and Sonia Aery, who is running for state Assembly.