If you want to make headway in the realm of politics, you need to have advocates working on your side. Some advocates are paid, some are volunteers, and some are just out there working independently, speaking their mind and doing their best. Read more……………. Editors Note: The California Pilots Association has been doing exactly what this article purports since 1949. We ask you to join us and join in the efforts to educate our state’s leaders and protect our state’s GA airports. We would also like to point out that the General Aviation News is truly a GA supporter and shows it daily – they also deserve your support.