About Us

How do you cut through the conventional wisdom to understand what's really going on in our state? How can you make sensible decisions about a political scene that rarely seems to make sense? How do you get the information you need, now? The answer is: The California Project.

The California Project provides the latest political data and news in every legislative district: Congress, Assembly, Senate. Project staff uses the latest technology to get you the data, so you're always the first to hear about breaking political news.

Membership Benefits

Mobile App

Our staff makes sure you get the very latest information on candidates and campaigns. When you join The California Project, you’ll gain access to our one-of-a-kind Mobile App: instant access to the info you need, when you need it.

Local Events

The California Project sponsors private events throughout the year, and throughout the state. Members network with future state legislators and local leaders, and stay up-to-date on California’s people, policies, and politics.

Leadership Lunches

We invite the most viable legislative candidates to Sacramento for Leadership Lunches with our members. These small lunches give our members the opportunity to establish lasting relationships.

Weekly Newsletter

Our weekly newspaper, shared only with members, is your best source for the latest political news. Tailor your preferences to view only your priority districts and candidates.

District Profiles Book

Prefer to read it in print? All members receive a District Profile Book that includes demographic information, voter registration data, election history, the latest endorsements, and a comprehensive candidate directory.

Finance Tracking

Follow the money, with our help. We track campaign finance reports for every major political action committee, and for every candidate running for state legislature or statewide office. We analyze contribution information, so you know who’s giving to whom.

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Follow The Money

We track campaign fundraising and spending for every legislative candidate in California. Simply visit a candidate’s profile to learn more about their finances.

Hot Districts

We identify the most expensive and closely-watched races in California and provide daily updates.

Candidate of the Week

A new candidate is profiled each week. You’ll be among the first to learn about the best new candidates in California.

Campaign News

Our staff tracks and updates top campaign news stories daily to help you stay on top of what’s going on.

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