Senator Pat Bates Endorses Brian Maryott for Congress

California State Senator Pat Bates cites Maryott’s Passion, Experience, and Dedication to Public Service

(Carlsbad, Calif.) — On Monday, Maryott for Congress announced the endorsement of Senator Pat Bates, former minority leader of the California State Senate.

“I’ve seen firsthand Brian’s immense passion for public service and delivering real results. Brian is a champion for our communities, and he’ll fight hard for the people of the 49th Congressional District,” said Bates. “We need experienced leaders like Brian to go to Washington, D.C. and be an advocate for all Americans. That’s why I proudly extend my strong support and endorsement of Brian Maryott’s campaign for Congress.”

Senator Bates endorsement adds to the growing list of support for Maryott for Congress, which includes: the Republican Party of San Diego County, San Diego County Supervisor Jim Desmond, Orange County Supervisor Don Wagner, the Chairman of Reform California Carl DeMaio, Carlsbad Mayor Matt Hall, Vista Mayor Judy Ritter, Oceanside Mayor Peter Weiss, Mission Viejo Mayor Greg Raths, and over 80 local elected officials and community leaders.

“I’m honored to have the support of such a well-respected California leader. Senator Bates has dedicated her career to serving her constituents in San Diego and Orange counties with honor, and I’ll take her example of exemplary leadership with me when I go to Congress. It’s time to get government back to working for the people,” said Maryott.

Maryott is a Certified Financial Planner who spent most of his career helping families save for a rainy day, send their kids to college, and retire with dignity. As the Mayor of San Juan Capistrano, he has a proven record of reform and a history of working with people from all walks of life to get results.

CA-49 is a swing district with a Cook PVI of R+1 and a R+3 voter registration advantage. To learn more about Maryott and his campaign, please visit