Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast Celebration

Come celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with the California Legislative Black Caucus over breakfast. This year we will recognize the Unsung Heroes of California's African American communities. Join us as we honor them and the great work of Dr. King through spoken word, song, and a legendary keynote address. RSVP here: https://clbchonorsdrking2018.eventbrite.com

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Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 8:00am


September 21, 2017

The CLBC Gala that took place on 08/26/17.

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Holden: Now is the Time to Take Action Against Bigotry

August 24, 2017

When the State Legislature returned from its summer recess Assemblymember Chris Holden (D-Pasadena), Chair of the California Legislative Black Caucus, and the State Assembly passed House Resolution 51 condemning the actions of white supremacists and neo-Nazis in Charlottesville, Virginia. “Now is the time to speak up. Now is the time to take action,” Assemblymember Holden told his colleagues.

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The California Legislative Black Caucus Calls Out the Charlottesville Event for What It Is, Pure Racism

August 15, 2017

Sacramento, CA – Over the weekend, three people were killed and at least 34 were injured in a hate rally of several hundred right-wing extremists on the campus of the University of Virginia. The stated intention of this white nationalist rally was to protest the removal of a statue of Robert E. Lee, general of the Confederate Army, yet it was fueled by white supremacy ideology.

Gipson Gives Thumbs Up to Appointment of Los Angeles County Judge to Judicial Council

August 10, 2017

Carson, CA --- Assemblymember Mike A. Gipson, Chairman of the Assembly Democratic Caucus and member of the Legislative Black Caucus, released the following statement in support of the appointment of Los Angeles County Assistant Presiding Judge Kevin C. Brazile as the newest member of the Judicial Council, effective September 15, 2017. 

The CLBC Celebrates the Anniversary of the Desegregation of the Armed Forces which Brought Blacks into the Middle Class

July 17, 2017

Sacramento (CA) – Today, the California State Legislature passed resolutions, backed by the California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC), to recognize July 26, 2017 as the 69th Anniversary of the Executive Order to desegregate the Armed Forces in America. The measures also celebrate the tireless work of A.

CLBC Backed Legislation Will Help Minority Owned Businesses Obtain Contracts for Transportation Projects

July 6, 2017

Sacramento (CA) – Today, the California State Legislature passed legislation, SB 103, championed by the California Legislative Black Caucus that will increase procurement opportunities from the California Department of Transportation for minority owned small business enterprises.