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California State AssemblyCandidate for District 45

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Raymond J. Bishop

Small Business Owner
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Eliminate the influence of dark money and corporate interest for profit in our elections and lobbying
  • Enshrine healthcare as a human right and extend Medicare for All or Single Payor
  • Protect the Environment for Clean Water, Air and Life and Stop Climate Change



Profession:Small Business Owner
Business Manager, Accountant, Broker, Consultant, Bishop Associates (1971–current)
AD45 Representative & Delegate CDP, Chair/State Business & Professiona, California Democratic Party — Elected position (2008–current)
Executive Board, Los Angeles County Democratic Party — Elected position (2008–current)
Chair, Public Banking Initiative of California — Elected position (2016–current)
Commissioner -Vice Chair/Chair, Los Angeles County Small Business Commission — Appointed position (1997–current)
Executive Vice President/President, California Democratic Council — Elected position (2014–2017)
Owner, The LA Cabaret Comedy Club & Restaurant (1980–1995)
CEO, President, Board Chair, Community Hospital of North Hollywood (1972–1980)
CEO, President & Chair, The Valley Health Fund (1973–1977)
CFO, Treasurer, Founding Member, TELACU, The East Los Angeles Community Union (1967–1971)

Who gave money to this candidate?


Total money raised: $20,108

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

Employees of Sterling Development
Employees of Boris Krutonog
Ranica Partners LLC
APK United Group LLC
Employees of We Are Mothergood

More information about contributions

By State:

California 100.00%

By Size:

Large contributions (100.00%)
Small contributions (0.00%)

By Type:

From organizations (14.92%)
From individuals (85.08%)
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the California Secretary of State.

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