A petition signing and voter registration rally for unannounced independent presidential contender Ross Perot is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Sunland Park, 8651 Foothill Blvd. A total of 135,000 verified signatures are needed to place Perot's name on the California presidential ballot in November. The event, sponsored by the Los Angeles County Perot Petition Committee, is free and open to the public, but donations will be accepted. For information, call (818) 784-7677.
The Hunt Braly for Assembly Committee will hold a Fiesta Especial fund-raiser for the 36th Assembly District candidate from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the home of Bob and Judi Martin, 24228 Cross St., Newhall. Admission is $125 per person. For reservations and information, call (805) 297-8240.
Nick Hariton, Republican candidate in the 24th Congressional District, will sponsor a "Mother's Day Walk for Women's Rights." Walkers will gather at 2 p.m. Sunday at Encino Park, 16953 Ventura Blvd., then fan out into the community to talk with voters. Participants will reconvene at 4:45 p.m. at Hariton for Congress campaign headquarters, 16938 Ventura Blvd. for refreshments. The event is free and open to the public. For information, call (818) 382-7878.
Forrest McElroy, Republican candidate in the 36th Assembly District, will speak to the Sun Village Chamber of Commerce at 7:30 p.m. Monday at 10164 Palmdale Blvd., Littlerock. For information, call (805) 944-2341.
Santa Clarita Republican Women Federated will hold a candidates forum and luncheon at 11 a.m. Tuesday for candidates in the 36th Assembly District, 17th State Senate District and 25th Congressional District races at the Newhall Christian Church, 22743 15th St. Cost of lunch is $5; the event is open to the public. For information, call (805) 252-5271.
A luncheon Tuesday involving several area chambers of commerce will feature a candidates forum in the 24th Congressional District. The event is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. at the Warner Center Hilton, 6360 Canoga Ave., Woodland Hills. Admission is $16 for chamber members and $21 for non-members. Registration deadline is today. For information, call (818) 906-1951.