Legislative

Legislative Infographic

It's vital to know how your state legislature operates in order to hold your elected officials accountable in an effective manner. Below you will find a comprehensive infographic that illustrates just how you can... Read More

Legislative

Repeal Sentence Enhancement for Prior 1 Year Convictions (SB 136)

Although California has made significant strides over the years to address mass incarceration and racial bias and disparities in the criminal justice system, more needs to be done to move California forward and invest... Read More

Write Your Legislators

Write Your Legislators

Letters and emails are a very useful advocacy tactic. Most of time, legislators staff will be the ones who are answering when constituents write. The amount of mail a legislator gets on a certain issue can help... Read More

Meet Your Legislators

Meet Your Legislators

Meeting your legislators in person is an effective way to talk to them about what matters to you. Tips for meeting with your legislator: 1. Schedule your meeting: Email, mail, or call your legislator to request a... Read More

Research Your Legislators

Research Your Legislators

Establishing relationships with your elected officials is a vital part of creating long lasting change. In order to do so, it’s important to do some initial research. The California legislature’s websites are a... Read More