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  Women represent only 26% of the CA State Legislature.

Sacramento and “My Team”

Who are the networks that will support me? What will my campaign organization look like?

Shadow a legislator – gain a realistic understanding of what is required to run a successful campaign and serve effectively as a legislator.  Reach out to a political consultant who has worked with progressive candidates in California.  Attend tutorials on fund raising, uses of polling, campaign costs and budgets.

This phase takes 2-3 months to complete.  To guide you though the assessment, close the gap California has compiled the following materials.