October 30, 2009 (La Mesa)--Former Democratic Presidential candidate George McGovern will speak at the La Mesa-Foothills Democratic Club on Wednesday, November 4. McGovern will discuss his latest book, "Abraham Lincoln" as well as current topics.
Besides running for President in 1972 against Richard Nixon, McGovern also served as a U.S. Senator and two-term Congressman, as well as the food and agricultural ambassador to the United Nations.
The event takes place at the La Mesa Recreation Center, 4975 Memorial Drive in La Mesa. Refreshments and social networking begin at 6:30, with the program starting at 7 p.m.
Members of all parties are welcome to attend this event, which is sponsored by the La Mesa-Foothills Democratic Club. The event is free to members and costs $5 for nonmembers.
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