UC-Berkeley’s Bruce Cain to speak in Orinda

UC-Berkeley political science guru Bruce Cain will discuss the new Congress under House Speaker Nancy Pelosi at the Jan. 19 meeting of the Lamorinda Democratic Club.

Cain is the Heller Professor of Political Science at the University of California Berkeley, and director of the Institute of Governmental Studies and the University of California Washington Center.

Cain has served as a polling consultant for state and senate races, as a redistricting consultant and as a political commentator for various Bay Area newspapers, radio and television stations.

The meeting starts at 7:30 p.m. at the Orinda Community Church, 10 Irwin Way in Orinda.

The cost is $5 for members, $10 for nonmembers and students are free.

For more details, call 925-210-7337 or go to www.lamorindademoclub.com.

Lisa Vorderbrueggen