Capitol Alert

Bernie Sanders rallying in California this week

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, a 2016 Democratic presidential candidate rumored to be considering a run in 2020, is set to cap off a week-long tour supporting liberal congressional candidates with a visit to California.

Sanders, an independent who caucuses with the Democrats, is also set to visit to Arizona, Colorado, Nevada this week, on a tour that also included stops in Indiana, Michigan, South Carolina, Iowa and Wisconsin.

On Friday, Sanders will visit Oceanside at 6 p.m. Those interested in going should RSVP here.  On Saturday, Sanders will attend an 11 a.m. rally with Rep. Barbara Lee at the Berkeley Community Theater, 1930 Allston Way. RSVP for that event here.

Andrew Sheeler: 805-781-7934, @andrewsheeler