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Contact your California legislators

California Legislature The home of the California Legislature with links to the Senate and Assembly and an online glossary that contains the definition of any term you will need to know.

California Senate An overview of the state Senate with daily updates and hearing schedules.

California Assembly An overview of the state Senate with daily updates and hearing schedules.

California Legislative Information The go-to site for finding the language of a bill, amendments, and where bill is in the legislative process. The site also contains the California Codes, including the Education Code.

Legislative Analyst's Office Find reports from the Legislative Analyst’s Office that provides fiscal and policy advice to the Legislature.

Contact the governor

Governor Jerry Brown Home page of Gov. Jerry Brown, including news and media releases.

Email the governor Email the governor directly from this contact page.

State of California The government home page of our Golden State.

Contact your Congressional representatives

U.S. House of Representatives Find your representative by entering your zip code in the upper right corner of the home page.

U.S. Senate Overview of the Senate with news, live stream of the U.S. Capitol and a virtual reference desk. Find direct links to California senators below.

California Sen. Barbara Boxer News from and contact info for Sen. Boxer.

California Sen. Dianne Feinstein News from and contact info for Sen. Feinstein.

Contact the president

The White House Learn how to phone, email or submit online comments to the White House under Contact.

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Annual Convention
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