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CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson

CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson
CLBC Honors Rachel Robinson

CLBC celebrates MLK Day

CLBC celebrates MLK Day
CLBC celebrates MLK Day
CLBC celebrates MLK Day
CLBC celebrates MLK Day
CLBC celebrates MLK Day
CLBC celebrates MLK Day
CLBC celebrates MLK Day

In recognition of Black History Month, Senator Roderick D. Wright (D-Inglewood) today honored a great heroine of the Civil Rights movement – Myrlie Evers – at the California State Capitol in Sacramento. Evers was recognized in both Houses of the Legislature and also met with California Governor Jerry Brown. On June 12, 1963 – fifty years ago this summer – Evers’ husband, NAACP Field Secretary Medgar Evers, was gunned down in Jackson, Mississippi, leaving Ms. Evers widowed with three children.

Myrlie Evers Resolution

Myrlie Evers Resolution
Myrlie Evers Resolution
Myrlie Evers Resolution
Myrlie Evers Resolution
Myrlie Evers Resolution
Myrlie Evers Resolution
Myrlie Evers Resolution
Myrlie Evers Resolution
Myrlie Evers Resolution

Legislature recognizes widow of famed NAACP activist Medgar Evers for her many contributions to the fight for equality, in celebration of Black History Month SACRAMENTO – In recognition of Black History Month, Senator Roderick D. Wright (D-Inglewood) today honored a great heroine of the Civil Rights movement – Myrlie Evers – at the California State Capitol in Sacramento. Evers was recognized in both Houses of the Legislature and also met with California Governor Jerry Brown.

Wine & Cheese Reception

Wine & Cheese Reception
Wine & Cheese Reception
Wine & Cheese Reception
Wine & Cheese Reception
Wine & Cheese Reception

As Black History Month drew to a close, Wright and Assemblyman Isadore Hall, III -- who are both members of the CLBC and chair of the Governmental Organization Committee in their respective houses – co-hosted a reception open to everyone in the Capitol community. The crowd was shoulder-to-shoulder at this festive event, featuring wines provided by the Association of African American Vintners (AAAV). The AAAV is a non-profit organization based in Napa, California, which was founded in 2002 to provide a supportive network to African American vintners and wine industry members worldwide.

Women’s History Month 2013

Women’s History Month 2013
Women’s History Month 2013
Women’s History Month 2013
Women’s History Month 2013
Women’s History Month 2013

The nine-member California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC) honored two highly distinguished African American women in celebration of Women’s History Month in the State Capitol. Carla J. Peterman, recently appointed by Governor Jerry Brown to serve as a commissioner on the California Public Utilities Commission (PUC) was honored with the CLBC’s “Horizons Award” for her work in state energy policy. Peterman formerly served as a member on the California Energy Commission.

And Justice for All

Celebrating 50 Years of Service by Californian African American Justices
Celebrating 50 Years of Service by Californian African American Justices
Celebrating 50 Years of Service by Californian African American Justices
Celebrating 50 Years of Service by Californian African American Justices
Celebrating 50 Years of Service by Californian African American Justices
Celebrating 50 Years of Service by Californian African American Justices
Celebrating 50 Years of Service by Californian African American Justices
Celebrating 50 Years of Service by Californian African American Justices
Celebrating 50 Years of Service by Californian African American Justices
Celebrating 50 Years of Service by Californian African American Justices
Celebrating 50 Years of Service by Californian African American Justices

Celebrating 50 Years of Service by Californian African American Justices

CLBC Policy Conference 2011

CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011
CLBC Policy Conference 2011

Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos

Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Olympian John Carlos

The California Legislative Black Caucus hosted a book signing and reception for Olympic icon and author John Carlos on Monday, February 13, 2012 at the California History Museum. Carlos was also presented with a Senate Resolution on the floor of the Senate earlier that day in recognition of Black History Month.

Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen

Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen
Legislative Black Caucus Honors Tuskegee Airmen

Sacramento – More than 500 people squeezed into the California History Museum on February 7 for the festive Grand Opening Reception of the historic exhibit, “Tuskegee Airmen: Journey to Flight.”

Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit

Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit
Opening Reception of the "Get On Board" Exhibit

"GET ON BOARD" the exhibit opening in honor of BLACK HISTORY MONTH and the 50th anniversary of the FREEDOM RIDES - February 2011