July 10, 2015
Press Release

Los Angeles - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | CA-33) launched his first ever Congressional photo contest inviting constituents of California’s 33rd District to submit photos of their favorite places located in the District. Photos can be submitted through Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram by tagging @RepTedLieu and using the hashtag #MyCA33.  Photos will be selected from each city/neighborhood in the District and will be featured/credited on the Congressman’s website and social media pages.  Photographers will also be invited to meet Congressman Lieu in-person.

“California’s 33rd District has so much to offer. With all our beautiful beaches, vast mountains, hiking trails, countless options for delicious food, schools, festivals, parks, parades, and numerous activities to do, anyone can see that it’s one of the best districts to live in the nation! Constituents will be able to share what they love most about the 33rd through their lens and their vision. I am excited to see what people love most about their hometown.”

Contest Guidelines:

1.) Follow and tag @RepTedLieu on Facebook, Twitter, And Instagram and use the hashtag #MyCA33 to automatically enter the contest and submit your photo

2.) Photos must be of places located within California’s 33rd District

Not sure where the 33rd is?

Cities/Neighborhoods include: Agoura Hills, Bel Air Estates and Beverly Glen, Beverly Hills, Brentwood, Calabasas, El Segundo, Fairfax District, Hermosa Beach, Holmby Hills, Harbor City, Hancock Park/Larchmont, Northwest San Pedro, Torrance, Miracle Mile, Manhattan Beach, Marina del Rey, Pacific Palisades, Park La Brea, Palos Verdes Estates, Playa del Rey, Rancho Palos Verdes, Redondo Beach, Rolling Hills, Rolling Hills Estates, Santa Monica, Santa Monica Mountains communities and parks, Topanga, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), VA Campus, Venice, and Westwood

Winners will be selected from each city – there will be multiple winners!

3.) Photos should be submitted by the photographer, with the location of where the photo was taken

4.) Winners will be selected from each city and community in the District and will be invited to meet the Congressman in-person. Photos will be featured and credited on the Congressman’s website and social media pages.

5.) Contest begins July 10 and ends July 19 – winners will be announced on July 24 and will be selected by Congressman Lieu and his staff