Date Admitted:  1850 (31st) 
Capital:  Sacramento 
Largest City:  Los Angeles 
Population:  32,268,301 
State Song:  "I Love You California" 
State Bird:  California Valley Quail 
                     (California Partridge) 
State Tree:  Giant Sequoyah 
                     California Redwood 
State Flower: Golden Poppy 
Nickname:  The Golden State 
State Constitution:  California  
Official State Web Page:  California 
Department of Education: Schools 
Electronic Library:  California 

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Links of Interest 

News and Media 
   CNS News & Features 
   California News Network 
   Capitol Alert 
   BC News 
   California News Network 

Travel and Tourism 
   Hollywood on Location 
   California Division of Tourism 
   California's Edge 
   California Vacations 
   Redwood Country Online 
   Redwood Empire Adventures Guide 
   Travel California 
   California Highway Conditions 

History and Community 
    History and Culture of California 
    California Sociological  
    Institute for the New California 
    California Career and  
      Employment Center 
    California Outdoor  
      Recreation Resources 
    California's Natural Hot Springs 
    Somewhere Out There 
    Professional Photographers 
      of California 
    California ChamberLink 


            Adopted in 1911 

Elected Officials  
        Pete Wilson 
        Barbara Boxer 
        Dianne Feinstein 
        Frank Riggs -- 1st District 
        Wally Herger -- 2nd District 
        Vic Fazio -- 3rd District 
        John T. Doolittle -- 4th District 
        Robert Matsui -- 5th District 
        Lynn Woolsey -- 6th District 
        George Miller -- 7th District 
        Nancy Pelosi -- 8th District 
        Barbara Lee -- 9th District 
        Ellen Tauscher -- 10th District 
        Richard Pombo -- 11th District 
        Tom Lantos -- 12th District 
        Pete Stark -- 13th District 
        Anna Eshoo -- 14th District 
        Tom Campbell -- 15th District 
        Zoe Lofgren -- 16th District 
        Sam Farr -- 17th District 
        Gary Condit -- 18th District 
        George P. Radinovich. -- 19th District 
        Cal Dooley -- 20th District 
        Bill Thomas -- 21st District 
        Lois Capps -- 22nd District 
        Elton Gallegy -- 23rd District 
        Brad Sherman -- 24th District 
        Buck McKeon -- 25th District 
        Howard L. Berman -- 26th District 
        James Rogan -- 27th District 
        David Dreier -- 28th District 
        Henry Waxman -- 29th District 
        Xavier Becerra -- 30th District 
        Matthew Martinez -- 31st District 
        Julian Dixon -- 32nd District 
        Lucille Royval-Allard -- 33rd District 
        Esteban Edward Torres -- 34th District 
        Maxine Waters -- 35th District 
        Jane Harman -- 36th District 
        Juanita Millender-McDonald -- 
           37th District 
        Stephen Horn -- 38th District 
        Ed Royce -- 39th District 
        Jerry Lewis -- 40th District 
        Jay Kim -- 41st District 
        George E. Brown, Jr. -- 42nd District 
        Ken Calvert -- 43rd District 
        Mary Bono -- 44th District 
        Dana Rohrabacher -- 45th District 
        Loretta Sanchez  -- 46th District 
        Christopher Cox -- 47th District  
        Ron Packard -- 48th District 
        Brian Bilbray -- 49th District 
        Bob Filner -- 50th District 
        Randy "Duke" Cunningham -- 
           51st District 
        Duncan Hunter -- 52nd District