BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The California Alliance for Retired Americans invited seniors and people with disabilities to a town hall meeting Wednesday that covered topics dealing with Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, and healthcare.
Candidates running for Congressional District 23 were invited to yield questions from voters. Democratic candidates Wendy Reed, Tatiana Mata, Mary Helen Barro and Kurtis Wilson have were in attendance.
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy was not in attendance.
Candidates discussed their stance on issues about programs that benefit seniors and people with disabilities.