SACRAMENTO – Tomorrow, the African American Leaders of Tomorrow Program will begin. Created and led by the California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC), this annual event invites high achieving students from throughout California that have been hand selected to participate in the conference.
The CLBC Youth Leadership Program "African-American Leaders for Tomorrow" seeks to identify and help prepare the next generation to become community, business, governmental and non-profit organizational leaders in the African-American community. The African-American Leaders for Tomorrow Program is for 9th and 10th grade students who are interested in an on-campus, immersion experience at the California State University at Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), in Los Angeles California. The 2022 African-American Leaders for Tomrrow Program takes place from July 20-23 at CSUDH.
The California Legislative Black Caucus is sharing the latest draft of the 2022 Revision of California’s K-12 Mathematics Framework. It is now posted online for a Second Public Field Review at: Mathematics Framework - Mathematics (CA Dept of Education)
SACRAMENTO – Last week the National Black Caucus of State Legislators (NBCSL) awarded Senator Steven Bradford (D-Gardena) the Regional Legislator of the Year Award during their 45th Annual Legislative Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. Each year, hundreds of African-American legislators, along with advocates, policy experts, corporate executives, and community leaders, attend NBCSL’s premier event to discuss policies addressing the nation’s most pressing issues affecting African Americans.
The California Legislative Black Caucus calls on President Joe Biden’s Administration and Homeland Security Deputy Secretary Alajendro Mayorkas to take immediate action to halt the barbaricand inhumane actions taken by the Border Patrol against the Haitian people who have fled an earthquake and political unrest in their homeland.
Very few of the police reforms proposed following the killing of George Floyd are novel approaches to public safety. To the contrary, most are long-standing, common-sense ideas that continue to languish because police unions and other lobbying groups keep saying “no,” despite attempts to accommodate their concerns.
Sacramento — Yesterday, Dr. Shirley N. Weber was officially sworn in by Governor Gavin Newsom as California’s first African American Secretary of State and the fifth African American to serve as a Constitutional officer in the state’s 170-year history.