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Rusty On The Road

I’m traveling across the state to meet with delegates and grassroots activists in each county to share my vision for CDP Chair. Follow along on social media using the tags #RustysRoadTrip #58IN58

For future events click here.

Click the blue counties to read more about my road trip.

Modoc County

Apr. 3, 2019

Our finally stop in out 58 county tour was in Modoc County at the historic Hotel Niles. I am grateful to everyone who joined me on this journey across the state.

 

Sierra County

Apr. 2, 2019

I am grateful for the folks who traveled to meet with me in Sierra County, we discussed important issues including the future of the California Democratic Party and how it can support rural counties. Thank you to our gracious host, Suzi.

Plumas County

Apr. 2, 2019

During my visit to Plumas County, we discussed how the CDP can better communicate with all voters in these regions. I’m grateful to everyone who joined us.

Lassen County

Apr. 2, 2019

I had the opportunity to learn more about these beautiful working-class communities from local activist who brought new life into the local democratic club. Thank you to those who joined me in Lassen County.

Inyo County

Mar. 30, 2019

Our campaign made a stop in Inyo County. I had conversations with local democratic activists about how the California Democratic Party can support their county.  

Mono County

Mar. 30, 2019

Even in freezing temperatures, Mono County Democrats show up! Thank you to everyone who allowed me to share my vision for the Party.

Alpine County

Mar. 30, 2019

Grateful for the dedicated democrats that came out to discuss the future of the State Democratic Party, and shared with our campaign how the party could better support Alpine County.

San Bernardino County

Mar. 28, 2019

San Bernardino turned out! I had two meet and greets today where I got an opportunity to take questions and share my vision for the Party. Thank you to everyone who participated. 

Ventura County

Mar. 26, 2019

Ventura County is ready to replace Trump in 2020. I appreciate all the people who joined me. It was a pleasure meeting the passionate democratic activist in your community.

Mariposa County

Mar. 22, 2019

I am inspired by the democrats I have met so far on our tour. From small meet and greets to large central committee meeting, each of you is very committed to our democratic party values, Mariposa County was no exception.

 

Tuolumne County

Mar. 22, 2019

Our campaign made a stop in Tuolumne County. I am grateful for the opportunity to share my vision for CDP Chair with the local democratic activists.

 

Calaveras County

Mar. 22, 2019

I enjoyed my conversations with Calaveras County Democrats about how we need to prepare the California Democratic Party for 2020.

 

Amador County

Mar. 22, 2019

I am proud to be traveling across the state and talking to folks, like the Democrats in Amador County. Thank you for allowing me to share my vision for CDP Chair.

Contra Costa County

Mar. 21, 2019

Thank you Contra Costa County for spending time with me, to discuss the future of the CDP. I hope to continue these important conversations.

Colusa County

Mar. 21, 2019

Thank you Colusa County Democrats for showing up to discuss the future of the California Democratic Party with me. I appreciate our conversations.

 

Lake County

Mar. 21, 2019

Thank you the democrats who came out to meet with me in beautiful Lake County. I am grateful for your commitment to a better and stronger California Democratic Party

Glenn County

Mar. 20, 2019

I spent some time in Glenn County, where I spoke to delegates and community leaders about my vision for Chair. I am grateful for everyone who took the time to talk about the important issues facing the party. 

 

Mendocino County

Mar. 20, 2019

I spent some time in Mendocino County, where I shared my vision for Chair, and my priorities for the California Democratic Party going into the 2020 election.

Madera County

Mar. 16, 2019

Grateful for the opportunity to speak with delegates in Madera County about my vision for CDP Chair and to be in conversation with State Controller Betty Yee.  

San Francisco County

Mar. 15, 2019

I spent some time with democrats in San Francisco and had to opportunity to answer some questions about why I am running for CDP Chair. I look forward to coming back to the city and County of San Francisco.

 

El Dorado County

Mar. 14, 2019

I visited El Dorado County and met with community leaders to talk about the future of the California Democratic Party and what is at stake in 2020.

Sacramento County

Mar. 14, 2019

I spent some time in Sacramento County where I introduced myself and answered questions from delegates and other community leaders about my vision for the California Democratic Party.

 

Nevada County

Mar. 14, 2019

Enjoyed some pizza and a conversation with Nevada County Democrats as I share my version for CDP Chair. It was a pleasure hearing about the work in their community.

 

Yuba County

Mar. 14, 2019

I appreciate Yuba County Democrats for the opportunity to speak with them about my vision for CDP Chair. I look forward to continue these important conversations.

Sutter County

Mar. 14, 2019

I appreciate Sutter County Democrats for the opportunity to speak with them about my vision for CDP Chair. I look forward to continue these important conversations.

 

Placer County

Mar. 13, 2019

I spent some time in Placer County where I shared my plans and vision for the California Democratic Party if I am elected Chair. I look forward to working with Placer County Democrats.

Butte County

Mar. 13, 2019

I met with Butte County Democrats to learn about the work happening in their community and how the CDP can support that work moving forward. I introduced myself and my vision for the party.

Riverside County

Mar. 11, 2019

Riverside County Democrats were full of energy! I had the opportunity to participate in the Chair Candidate forum and also met with community leaders to share why I am the best choice for CDP Chair.

San Benito County

Mar. 8, 2019

I stopped by Hollister on Friday morning, and met with SBC Democratic Central Committee Delegates at the Farmhouse Cafe. Grateful for the opportunity to introduce myself and share my vision for the future of the CDP.

 

San Clemente Island

Mar. 8, 2019

Santa Catalina Island

Mar. 8, 2019

Santa Cruz Island

Mar. 8, 2019

Santa Rosa Island

Mar. 8, 2019

Santa Clara County

Mar. 7, 2019

I spoke at a South Bay Labor Council in San Jose, and talked about my vision for CDP Chair, and how we can prepare the CA Democratic Party for 2020.

 

Santa Cruz County

Mar. 7, 2019

Thank you to the Santa Cruz County Democrats that met with me and shared with me the work they are doing in their community, and for allowing me to share why I am the best choice for CDP chair.

 

San Mateo County

Mar. 6, 2019

We had a meet and greet at the offices of the San Mateo County Plumbers and Pipefitters Local Union 467, who display a beautiful mural, and rich history about workers. We encourage people to visit their office.

 

Alameda County

Mar. 6, 2019

Thank you to the people who joined our campaign in Alameda County. We had a robust conversation about the Party’s role in supporting renters rights and the importance of increasing affordable housing in California.

 

Merced County

Mar. 2, 2019

It was a pleasure meeting with delegates to hear about important issues facing the Central Valley. We had a important conversation the democratic gains in 2018 – and protecting those gains in the 2020 and 2022 cycles.

 

Stanislaus County

Mar. 2, 2019

In Stanislaus, we discussed the blue wave and how the state democratic party could help county and local democratic offices.

 

San Joaquin County

Mar. 2, 2019

I had a lively conversation with San Joaquin County democrats about the different  approaches to training, that the Party can provide to county committees, democratic clubs and grassroots activists.

 

Marin County

Mar. 1, 2019

We visited Marin County and talked to delegates about the importance of the Party’s investment in long term gain and an investment in grassroots support and  infrastructure.

 

Sonoma County

Mar. 1, 2019

We attended the Sonoma County Democratic Club Crab Feed, where I had the opportunity to meet local activists and discussed the important issues on facing the North Bay.

 

Shasta County

Feb. 24, 2019

I met with Shasta County democrats at a local Big Bear Diner to discuss the future of the California Democratic Party and how the Party can support local organizations in the north parts of the state.

 

Tehama County

Feb. 23, 2019

Made a stop in Tehama County for a meeting on our trip across the state and through Northern California.

 

Trinity County

Feb. 23, 2019

Had a wonderful time in Trinity County, introducing myself and my platform for CDP Chair. I even got to meet the most devoted democrat, who also happens to be a dog!

 

Siskiyou County

Feb. 23, 2019

Snow won’t stop Siskiyou County Democrats from doing the work, nor will it stop them from deciding the future of the CDP. Thank you to the folks who came out to meet me and hear my vision for CDP Chair.

 

Humboldt County

Feb. 22, 2019

Grateful for the Humboldt County  Democrats I got an opportunity to meet and speak with. I look forward to coming back to Humboldt  County.

Del Norte County

Feb. 22, 2019

Thank you County of Del Norte Democrats, for you dedication and the hard work you put in for the party. Each of you works tirelessly year after year to knock on doors, call voters, hold elected officials accountable, build coalitions, and give extraordinary amounts of your time to turn our party’s values into action. Thanks to all of you, we’ve made great gains in our most recent election, which translated to a wave of tangible change across the country.

Imperial County

Feb. 19, 2019

Made an early morning stop in Imperial County to speak with delegates and activists about my vision for CDP Chair.

 

San Diego County

Feb. 19, 2019

Grateful for all the people who came out to meet me in San Diego. When democrats show up, they make themselves heard.

 

Kern County

Feb. 17, 2019

Rain, sunshine or snow there is no stopping us! In fact we experienced all three when I had the opportunity to meet with Kern County Democrats and introduce my platform for CDP Chair.

 

Tulare County

Feb. 17, 2019

It was a pleasure meeting with Tulare County Democrats in Visalia, to learn about their local organizations needs and how the CDP can support Central Valley Democrats. Grateful for those who showed up early for coffee and cookies, and even brought us Oranges for the road.

Kings County

Feb. 16, 2019

About a dozen delegates joined me in Kings County in Hanford to discuss how the CDP should be supporting local clubs, and including the Central Valley in key decisions.

 

Los Angeles County

Feb. 12, 2019

LA County democrats are fired up! I attended the Los Angeles County Democratic Party meeting to hear from community leaders about the important work that has been happening in our community.

Yolo County

Feb. 10, 2019

Yolo County is ready to replace Trump in 2020. I appreciate all the people who turned out to meet me and hear my vision for the California Democratic Party at Mishka’s Cafe. It was a pleasure meeting with such involved and passionate delegates and community leaders.

Napa County

Feb. 10, 2019

An intimate affair, I appreciate the folks who came out to meet with me, tell me about their community and discuss the future of the California Democratic Party. I look forward to visiting Napa County again.

Solano County

Feb. 9, 2019

Solano County has not shortage of Democratic activists! I had a busy evening meeting delegates and activists at the Solano County Democratic Club  Crab Feed in Suisun City!

Orange County

Feb. 8, 2019

Our stop in Orange County was full of energy and enthusiasm, the exact energy and enthusiasm we need to lead us to victory in 2020. Thank you to Latinx Young Democrats of Orange County, Chicano Latino Democratic Club and Region 17 Regional Director Florice Hoffman for having us.

Santa Barbara County

Feb. 7, 2019

On stop 3 of our 58 county tour, I joined Santa Barbara County Democrats at their Central Committee in Buellton. We shared ideas on ways Central Committees and democratic clubs can lead and drive progressive policy change like the Green New Deal and Medicare for All.

San Luis Obispo County

Feb. 7, 2019

On stop 2 of our 58 county tour, I joined San Luis Obispo County Democrats for coffee  in San Luis Obispo. I spoke with delegates and community leaders about how we can strengthen our party and be more inclusive.

Monterey County

Feb. 7, 2019

I joined over 100 Monterey County Democrats in Salinas for a candidate forum, where folks got to hear why I am the best choice to lead the California Democratic Party.

 

Fresno County

Feb. 6, 2019

Day one of our 58 County Tour kicked off in Fresno. I had a wonderful meeting with the Fresno Democratic County Central Committee and Fresno County ADEMS.  I spoke with delegates, community leaders and party activists about the work needed to protect the congressional and state senate seats we picked up in the 2018 midterm elections. I am looking forward to continuing our conversation.

 

I’m traveling across the state to meet with delegates and grassroots activists in each county to share my vision for CDP Chair. Follow along on social media using the tags #RustysRoadTrip #58IN58

For future events click here.

Modoc County

Apr. 3, 2019

Our finally stop in out 58 county tour was in Modoc County at the historic Hotel Niles. I am grateful to everyone who joined me on this journey across the state.

 

Sierra County

Apr. 2, 2019

I am grateful for the folks who traveled to meet with me in Sierra County, we discussed important issues including the future of the California Democratic Party and how it can support rural counties. Thank you to our gracious host, Suzi.

Plumas County

Apr. 2, 2019

During my visit to Plumas County, we discussed how the CDP can better communicate with all voters in these regions. I’m grateful to everyone who joined us.

Lassen County

Apr. 2, 2019

I had the opportunity to learn more about these beautiful working-class communities from local activist who brought new life into the local democratic club. Thank you to those who joined me in Lassen County.

Inyo County

Mar. 30, 2019

Our campaign made a stop in Inyo County. I had conversations with local democratic activists about how the California Democratic Party can support their county.  

Mono County

Mar. 30, 2019

Even in freezing temperatures, Mono County Democrats show up! Thank you to everyone who allowed me to share my vision for the Party.

Alpine County

Mar. 30, 2019

Grateful for the dedicated democrats that came out to discuss the future of the State Democratic Party, and shared with our campaign how the party could better support Alpine County.

San Bernardino County

Mar. 28, 2019

San Bernardino turned out! I had two meet and greets today where I got an opportunity to take questions and share my vision for the Party. Thank you to everyone who participated. 

Ventura County

Mar. 26, 2019

Ventura County is ready to replace Trump in 2020. I appreciate all the people who joined me. It was a pleasure meeting the passionate democratic activist in your community.

Mariposa County

Mar. 22, 2019

I am inspired by the democrats I have met so far on our tour. From small meet and greets to large central committee meeting, each of you is very committed to our democratic party values, Mariposa County was no exception.

 

Tuolumne County

Mar. 22, 2019

Our campaign made a stop in Tuolumne County. I am grateful for the opportunity to share my vision for CDP Chair with the local democratic activists.

 

Calaveras County

Mar. 22, 2019

I enjoyed my conversations with Calaveras County Democrats about how we need to prepare the California Democratic Party for 2020.

 

Amador County

Mar. 22, 2019

I am proud to be traveling across the state and talking to folks, like the Democrats in Amador County. Thank you for allowing me to share my vision for CDP Chair.

Contra Costa County

Mar. 21, 2019

Thank you Contra Costa County for spending time with me, to discuss the future of the CDP. I hope to continue these important conversations.

Colusa County

Mar. 21, 2019

Thank you Colusa County Democrats for showing up to discuss the future of the California Democratic Party with me. I appreciate our conversations.

 

Lake County

Mar. 21, 2019

Thank you the democrats who came out to meet with me in beautiful Lake County. I am grateful for your commitment to a better and stronger California Democratic Party

Glenn County

Mar. 20, 2019

I spent some time in Glenn County, where I spoke to delegates and community leaders about my vision for Chair. I am grateful for everyone who took the time to talk about the important issues facing the party. 

 

Mendocino County

Mar. 20, 2019

I spent some time in Mendocino County, where I shared my vision for Chair, and my priorities for the California Democratic Party going into the 2020 election.

Madera County

Mar. 16, 2019

Grateful for the opportunity to speak with delegates in Madera County about my vision for CDP Chair and to be in conversation with State Controller Betty Yee.  

San Francisco County

Mar. 15, 2019

I spent some time with democrats in San Francisco and had to opportunity to answer some questions about why I am running for CDP Chair. I look forward to coming back to the city and County of San Francisco.

 

El Dorado County

Mar. 14, 2019

I visited El Dorado County and met with community leaders to talk about the future of the California Democratic Party and what is at stake in 2020.

Sacramento County

Mar. 14, 2019

I spent some time in Sacramento County where I introduced myself and answered questions from delegates and other community leaders about my vision for the California Democratic Party.

 

Nevada County

Mar. 14, 2019

Enjoyed some pizza and a conversation with Nevada County Democrats as I share my version for CDP Chair. It was a pleasure hearing about the work in their community.

 

Yuba County

Mar. 14, 2019

I appreciate Yuba County Democrats for the opportunity to speak with them about my vision for CDP Chair. I look forward to continue these important conversations.

Sutter County

Mar. 14, 2019

I appreciate Sutter County Democrats for the opportunity to speak with them about my vision for CDP Chair. I look forward to continue these important conversations.

 

Placer County

Mar. 13, 2019

I spent some time in Placer County where I shared my plans and vision for the California Democratic Party if I am elected Chair. I look forward to working with Placer County Democrats.

Butte County

Mar. 13, 2019

I met with Butte County Democrats to learn about the work happening in their community and how the CDP can support that work moving forward. I introduced myself and my vision for the party.

Riverside County

Mar. 11, 2019

Riverside County Democrats were full of energy! I had the opportunity to participate in the Chair Candidate forum and also met with community leaders to share why I am the best choice for CDP Chair.

San Benito County

Mar. 8, 2019

I stopped by Hollister on Friday morning, and met with SBC Democratic Central Committee Delegates at the Farmhouse Cafe. Grateful for the opportunity to introduce myself and share my vision for the future of the CDP.

 

San Clemente Island

Mar. 8, 2019

Santa Catalina Island

Mar. 8, 2019

Santa Cruz Island

Mar. 8, 2019

Santa Rosa Island

Mar. 8, 2019

Santa Clara County

Mar. 7, 2019

I spoke at a South Bay Labor Council in San Jose, and talked about my vision for CDP Chair, and how we can prepare the CA Democratic Party for 2020.

 

Santa Cruz County

Mar. 7, 2019

Thank you to the Santa Cruz County Democrats that met with me and shared with me the work they are doing in their community, and for allowing me to share why I am the best choice for CDP chair.

 

San Mateo County

Mar. 6, 2019

We had a meet and greet at the offices of the San Mateo County Plumbers and Pipefitters Local Union 467, who display a beautiful mural, and rich history about workers. We encourage people to visit their office.

 

Alameda County

Mar. 6, 2019

Thank you to the people who joined our campaign in Alameda County. We had a robust conversation about the Party’s role in supporting renters rights and the importance of increasing affordable housing in California.

 

Merced County

Mar. 2, 2019

It was a pleasure meeting with delegates to hear about important issues facing the Central Valley. We had a important conversation the democratic gains in 2018 – and protecting those gains in the 2020 and 2022 cycles.

 

Stanislaus County

Mar. 2, 2019

In Stanislaus, we discussed the blue wave and how the state democratic party could help county and local democratic offices.

 

San Joaquin County

Mar. 2, 2019

I had a lively conversation with San Joaquin County democrats about the different  approaches to training, that the Party can provide to county committees, democratic clubs and grassroots activists.

 

Marin County

Mar. 1, 2019

We visited Marin County and talked to delegates about the importance of the Party’s investment in long term gain and an investment in grassroots support and  infrastructure.

 

Sonoma County

Mar. 1, 2019

We attended the Sonoma County Democratic Club Crab Feed, where I had the opportunity to meet local activists and discussed the important issues on facing the North Bay.

 

Shasta County

Feb. 24, 2019

I met with Shasta County democrats at a local Big Bear Diner to discuss the future of the California Democratic Party and how the Party can support local organizations in the north parts of the state.

 

Tehama County

Feb. 23, 2019

Made a stop in Tehama County for a meeting on our trip across the state and through Northern California.

 

Trinity County

Feb. 23, 2019

Had a wonderful time in Trinity County, introducing myself and my platform for CDP Chair. I even got to meet the most devoted democrat, who also happens to be a dog!

 

Siskiyou County

Feb. 23, 2019

Snow won’t stop Siskiyou County Democrats from doing the work, nor will it stop them from deciding the future of the CDP. Thank you to the folks who came out to meet me and hear my vision for CDP Chair.

 

Humboldt County

Feb. 22, 2019

Grateful for the Humboldt County  Democrats I got an opportunity to meet and speak with. I look forward to coming back to Humboldt  County.

Del Norte County

Feb. 22, 2019

Thank you County of Del Norte Democrats, for you dedication and the hard work you put in for the party. Each of you works tirelessly year after year to knock on doors, call voters, hold elected officials accountable, build coalitions, and give extraordinary amounts of your time to turn our party’s values into action. Thanks to all of you, we’ve made great gains in our most recent election, which translated to a wave of tangible change across the country.

Imperial County

Feb. 19, 2019

Made an early morning stop in Imperial County to speak with delegates and activists about my vision for CDP Chair.

 

San Diego County

Feb. 19, 2019

Grateful for all the people who came out to meet me in San Diego. When democrats show up, they make themselves heard.

 

Kern County

Feb. 17, 2019

Rain, sunshine or snow there is no stopping us! In fact we experienced all three when I had the opportunity to meet with Kern County Democrats and introduce my platform for CDP Chair.

 

Tulare County

Feb. 17, 2019

It was a pleasure meeting with Tulare County Democrats in Visalia, to learn about their local organizations needs and how the CDP can support Central Valley Democrats. Grateful for those who showed up early for coffee and cookies, and even brought us Oranges for the road.

Kings County

Feb. 16, 2019

About a dozen delegates joined me in Kings County in Hanford to discuss how the CDP should be supporting local clubs, and including the Central Valley in key decisions.

 

Los Angeles County

Feb. 12, 2019

LA County democrats are fired up! I attended the Los Angeles County Democratic Party meeting to hear from community leaders about the important work that has been happening in our community.

Yolo County

Feb. 10, 2019

Yolo County is ready to replace Trump in 2020. I appreciate all the people who turned out to meet me and hear my vision for the California Democratic Party at Mishka’s Cafe. It was a pleasure meeting with such involved and passionate delegates and community leaders.

Napa County

Feb. 10, 2019

An intimate affair, I appreciate the folks who came out to meet with me, tell me about their community and discuss the future of the California Democratic Party. I look forward to visiting Napa County again.

Solano County

Feb. 9, 2019

Solano County has not shortage of Democratic activists! I had a busy evening meeting delegates and activists at the Solano County Democratic Club  Crab Feed in Suisun City!

Orange County

Feb. 8, 2019

Our stop in Orange County was full of energy and enthusiasm, the exact energy and enthusiasm we need to lead us to victory in 2020. Thank you to Latinx Young Democrats of Orange County, Chicano Latino Democratic Club and Region 17 Regional Director Florice Hoffman for having us.

Santa Barbara County

Feb. 7, 2019

On stop 3 of our 58 county tour, I joined Santa Barbara County Democrats at their Central Committee in Buellton. We shared ideas on ways Central Committees and democratic clubs can lead and drive progressive policy change like the Green New Deal and Medicare for All.

San Luis Obispo County

Feb. 7, 2019

On stop 2 of our 58 county tour, I joined San Luis Obispo County Democrats for coffee  in San Luis Obispo. I spoke with delegates and community leaders about how we can strengthen our party and be more inclusive.

Monterey County

Feb. 7, 2019

I joined over 100 Monterey County Democrats in Salinas for a candidate forum, where folks got to hear why I am the best choice to lead the California Democratic Party.

 

Fresno County

Feb. 6, 2019

Day one of our 58 County Tour kicked off in Fresno. I had a wonderful meeting with the Fresno Democratic County Central Committee and Fresno County ADEMS.  I spoke with delegates, community leaders and party activists about the work needed to protect the congressional and state senate seats we picked up in the 2018 midterm elections. I am looking forward to continuing our conversation.