Rancho Santa Fe Democratic Club hosts event for two local candidates


The Rancho Santa Fe Democratic Club hosted Congressional candidate Douglas Applegate and Assembly candidate Eve Simmons at an event held Oct. 8 at Lomas Santa Fe Country Club.

Doug Applegate will challenge Republican incumbent Darrell Issa. The 49th District runs from Del Mar to San Juan Capistrano and includes Solana Beach, Rancho Santa Fe, Encinitas, Carlsbad, Vista, Oceanside, and Camp Pendleton.

Eve Simmons is seeking the Assembly seat now held by Republican Rocky Chavez. The 76th District reaches from Encinitas to Camp Pendleton and includes Carlsbad, Oceanside, and Vista. For more information, visit

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