News Release

November 18, 2020 SPARC Online Briefing
Featuring Hoover Institution Fellow Michael Auslin
“Post-Election Briefing on U.S. – China Relations”

Los Altos Hills, California:  The South Peninsula Area Republican Coalition (SPARC) in partnership with the California Congress of Republicans (“CCR”) will hold their next Speaker Series Meeting using a virtual format on November 18, 2020 at 5pm. Hoover Institution Fellow Michael Auslin will provide a briefing on the future of U.S. – China Relations following the Presidential Election.

US-China policies have taken center stage during the Presidential election and the outcome will determine the future of our relations. SPARC’s speaker this month is Washington, D.C.-based Michael Auslin, Payson J. Treat Distinguished Research Fellow in Contemporary Asia at the Hoover Institution.  A historian by training, he specializes in U.S. policy in Asia and geopolitical issues in the Indo-Pacific region. Dr. Auslin co-hosts the Pacific Century podcast with John Yoo, where they broadly address developments in China and Asia. They discuss the latest politics, economics, law, and cultural news, with a focus on US policy in the region.

This virtual event is organized in partnership with the California Congress of Republicans and their chapters throughout California.

This free event is open to the public and pre-registration is required. Participation will be limited so early registration is suggested. Guests may sign up at

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The South Peninsula Area Republican Coalition (SPARC) is affiliated with the California Congress of Republicans, a chartered organization of the California Republican Party. Our regional focus is San Mateo and Santa Clara counties and we attract members and speakers from all over the Bay Area region. SPARC hosts a dozen events a year that are open to the general public. SPARC was founded in the year 2000 and has been built on the historic Republican principles of limited government, low taxes, and a strong national defense. As a group, we work to extend our support for Republican candidates who will work at all levels to help make these goals come true. Link to SPARC Logo