Caucus News

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.

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 CLBC will be celebrating the legacy of the Honorable Frederick Roberts as 2018 marks the 100 year anniversary of his joining the Legislature as the first African American Legislator.

Join us as we honor him through an exciting exhibit at the California Museum at 5pm on Feb. 15th. 

Light refreshments will be served as we explore the Frederick Roberts exhibit and the And Still I Rise exhibit of Black quilters during this Black History Month.