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Political notebook: fundraisers

• A fundraiser for the campaign of Richard J. Matassa, a Republican candidate in Hernando County Commisson District 1, will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at 4388 Flexer Drive, Hernando Beach. The evening will include wine and hors d'oeuvres. The recommended contribution is $50 per person or $75 per couple. To RSVP, call (352) 683-9566 or send email to [email protected]

• The Sheriff Al Nienhuis 2012 Campaign will host a fundraiser from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 14 at the Palace Grand, 275 Della Court, Spring Hill. Light hors d'oeuvres will be served. The cost is $75 per person. To RSVP, call Randy Woodruff at (352) 596-2883 or (352) 796-3224.

• The campaign to elect Jason Patrick Sager, Republican candidate in Hernando County Commission District 3, will host a "Hernando Rising Fundraiser" at 7 p.m. June 16 at the Rising Sun Cafe, 10 S Main St., Brooksville. Barbecue and other foods will be served. The suggested donation is $50 per person or $75 per couple. RSVP to Stephanie Sager at (813) 394-8671 or online at jasonpatricksager.com.

Candidates are welcome to submit information on fundraisers, meet-and-greets and other campaign events to Phyllis Day by e-mail at [email protected], by fax to (352) 754-6133 or by mail to the Hernando Times, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613. Notices must be submitted at least 10 days prior to the event or ticket deadline. For information, call (352) 754-6101.

Political notebook: fundraisers 06/06/12 [Last modified: Wednesday, June 6, 2012 8:06pm]
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