Economist Robert Reich to be Honored by PAC PAL Dems

On Sunday, November 3, the Pacific Palisades Democratic Club will be honoring Robert Reich with the Froehich-Berke Political Courage Award from 4 to 7:30 p.m. at the Le Méridien Delfina Hotel in Santa Monica. 

Reich is an economist; Professor of Public Policy at Cal Berkeley; is the former Secretary of Labor for the Clinton Administration; and was a member of President Barack Obama’s economic transition advisory board. He is the author of Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few, and The Common Good.

The evening will be emceed by comedian Paula Poundstone. Social activist and actor Mike Farrell will introduce Reich. With the brilliant mind of Robert Reich, the eloquence of Mike Farrell, and the incredible humor of Paula Poundstone, we’re confident the event will be memorable.

Funds from the event will go toward supporting Westside Democratic Headquarters for the 2020 elections.

VIP Reception, 4-5 p.m., in the Lucina Room ($250) includes reserved seating, complimentary appetizers, wine and beer, and valet parking, a book signing and photo with Reich.

General Reception, 5-7 p.m. ($125, $50 student rate) includes a copy of Robert Reich’s book, appetizers, and no host bar. 

RSVP: Or send a check made out to the Pacific Palisades Democratic Club. Please include “Political Courage Awards” in the memo and include your name and occupation (for reporting purposes), and mail to P.O. Box 343, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272.


For questions and more information: (310) 230-2084, or

Le Méridien Delfina Hotel is located at 530 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica 90405;(310) 399-9344

About PPDC: The Pacific Palisades Democratic Club is one of the largest, most active Democratic clubs in California, with hundreds of paying members and thousands on our mailing list, all eager to fight for a fairer, more just and progressive world.


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