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C.A.R.'s success in the legislative and political arenas depends largely on the participation of individual members. You can make a difference in many ways. We need you to step up and take action.

You contributions make a difference in our industry. Below are the many ways you get involved.

 

More information to come

Leg Day 2018


Save The Date!

Legislative Day 2021- Tuesday, April 27, 2021

As California continues to confront the effects of the pandemic, C.A.R. is still laying the groundwork for a productive and motivating Legislative Day on April 27th, 2021. We will be prepared for any scenario that circumstances and safety dictate, whether it be a fully live event, a fully virtual event or something in between. Rest assured, that while it may not be a “typical” Legislative Day, it will be a great experience, full of inspiration, information and entertainment. You won’t want to miss it.

Stay tuned for more details.

DeAnn Kerr at deannk@car.org or 1 (800) 337-9285

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VOTE - ACT - CONTRIBUTE

We are the REALTOR® PARTY OF CALIFORNIA, a committed movement of real estate professionals fighting to keep the dream of homeownership alive in California and throughout the country. We value homeownership, private property rights, free enterprise and a responsive government. 

REALTOR® Party of California: We don't tell you who to vote for, we just want you to vote!

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Invite a C.A.R. Government Affairs Field Rep to your office or association! 

Government Affairs Field representatives are available to visit you, your office, or your local association. They can provide you with important information on how to promote and get politically involve, as well as assist in developing a local strategy to increase member participation in local government issues.

Contact your field rep today!

Matthew Bunch

Matthew Bunch
matthewb@car.org
(559) 707-5652 

Amador County, Calaveras County, Central Valley, El Dorado County, Fresno, Kings County, Laguna Beach, Lassen, Lodi, Madera, Mariposa County, Mammoth Lakes, Merced County, Montebello, Nevada County, Oroville, Paradise, Placer County, Plumas, Rancho Southeast, Rim O'the World, Sacramento, Shasta, Sierra North Valley, Siskiyou, South Bay, South Tahoe, Sutter Yuba, Tahoe Sierra, Tehama, Trinity County, Tulare County, Tuolumne County, Yolo County

 

 realtorparty@car.org

Alliance of Orange Co., Big Bear, Greater San Diego, Idyllwild, Imperial County, Inland Valleys, Inland Gateway, Joshua Tree, North San Diego, Orange County, Pacific Southwest, Pacific West, Palm Springs, Southwest Riverside, Tri-Counties, West San Gabriel Valley

 

 

 

Sean Bellach

Sean Bellach
seanb@car.org
(707) 217-1441

Bay East, Bridge AOR, Coastal Mendocino, Contra Costa, Del Norte, Delta, Downey, Greater Antelope Valley, Humboldt, Joshua Tree Gateway, Lake County, Marin, Monterey County, Newport Beach, North Bay, North San Luis Obispo, Northern Solano, Pismo Coast, San Benito County, San Francisco, San Luis Obispo Coastal, San Mateo County, Santa Clara County, Santa Cruz County, Silicon Valley, Solano

 

 

Christy HayekChristy Hayek
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(732) 682-2996

Arcadia, Beverly Hills/Greater LA, Bakersfield, Burbank, Citrus Valley, Conejo Simi Moorpark, East Valley, Glendale, High Desert, Inglewood, Lompoc, Malibu, Ojai Valley, Palos Verdes Peninsula, Pasadena Foothills, Ridgecrest, Santa Barbara, Santa Maria, Santa Ynez Valley, Southland Regional, Southwest Los Angeles, Tehachapi Area, Ventura County Coastal

 

 

 


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Please send an email, marked "sign-up" to Rick Laezman at 
richardl@car.org, and he will make sure you start receiving this important newsletter. See the latest edition of the Virtual Advocate newsletter.Members of C.A.R.'s public policy and political affairs committees, PAC Trustees, Local Association Executive Officers and Government Affairs Directors, Key Contacts and Federal Coordinators, and Legislative Liaisons automatically receive this newsletter. If you are one of the above there is no need for you to sign up. 

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