By Robyn Eifertsen
Natomas resident and Sacramento Councilmember Angelique Ashby officially announced today she will run for a seat in the state senate in 2022.
Ashby made official her bid for the seat currently held by state Sen. Richard Pan this morning on social media and via an email message sent to political supporters.
“After over a decade of service on the Sacramento City Council, I’m ready to take my fight for families to the state capitol to represent Senate District 6,” reads the email message.
A press conference is scheduled for this afternoon in Natomas.
California Senate District 6 seat encompasses the core Sacramento metropolitan area and surrounding suburbs as well as West Sacramento and Elk Grove…