A ceremonial swearing-in ceremony will be held this week in Indio for Rep. Raul Ruiz, D-Palm Desert, his spokeswoman said.
Ruiz defeated incumbent Mary Bono Mack, a Republican, last November to represent the 36th Congressional District. He took the oath of office on Jan. 3 at the U.S. House of Representatives, Ruiz spokeswoman Whitney Mitchell said.
The Jan. 24 Indio ceremony, which is open to the public, will begin at 5 p.m. at the Indio Boys & Girls Club Teen Center, 83100 Date Ave.
- Who: U.S. Representative Raul Ruiz, M.D. (D-Palm Desert), residents of the 36th Congressional District
- What: Local Swearing-in Ceremony
- When: Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.
- Where: Indio Boys and Girls Club Teen Center; 83100 Date Ave.; Indio, CA 92201