Tuesday, October 25, 2016
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Hillary’s Campaign Updates the Black Press on GOTV Efforts
October 20, 2016
With 3 weeks until the election, the adrenaline is pumping, the stakes are high and every vote matters ... read more »
In Less Than 6 Years 54th Holly J. Mitchell Bill Becomes Law
October 20, 2016
Helps families with healthcare, childcare, services, education, opportunity and criminal justice ... read more »
Historic Juvenile Justice Reform
October 20, 2016
Supervisor Ridley-Thomas said problems in the juvenile justice system have persisted for decades ... read more »
New Hall Ad Touts Endorsement from Governor Jerry Brown
October 20, 2016
Brown lists some of Hall’s accomplishments in the California Legislature ... read more »
Garcetti, Ridley-Thomas Enlist Faith Leaders to Promote Measure M 
October 19, 2016
More than 30 faith leaders joined L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti and L.A. County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas to encourage passage of Measure M, the Nov. 8 ballot initiative calling for a half-cent countywide sales tax to fund transit and road projects and improvements in the Los Angeles metropolitan area. ... read more »
Congressional Black Caucus Members join House colleagues in call for strong payday rule
October 13, 2016
This strong Congressional appeal continues the calls for fair lending that has included clergy, consumer advocates, civil rights organizations and others ... read more »
Congresswoman Hahn, Supervisor Ridley-Thomas and local leaders Urge Gov. Brown to #Fight4Homeless
October 12, 2016
“The homeless crisis has hit Los Angeles County hard, but we are not alone,” said Congresswoman Hahn. ... read more »
The Black Vote is Discussed at Exposition Park   
October 12, 2016
City members come out to discuss polls taken throughout Black communities in California.   ... read more »
West Basin Board of Directors Recognize Assemblymember Mike Gipson as Legislator of the Year 
October 12, 2016
During a special board meeting on October 3, 2016, the West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) Board of Directors presented Assemblymember Mike Gipson with its Legislator of the Year award. ... read more »
Westchester Streetscape Improvement Association Honors Congresswoman Waters 
October 12, 2016
Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) was honored on Monday by the Westchester Streetscape Improvement Association (WSIA) and Westchester community leaders with the unveiling of a plaque naming a portion of the revitalized Sepulveda Boulevard landscape the “Congresswoman Maxine Waters Garden.” ... read more »
The ‘Godfather Of Black Music’ Shines Bright Amongst The Stars: Renown artists and executives pay homage to the prolific career of music mogul Clarence Avant
October 12, 2016
Clarence Avant was celebrated for the sixty years of trailblazing work he’s done behind the scenes as a music executive. ... read more »
U.S. Senate Debate Draws Distinctions
October 6, 2016
Attacks, counter-attacks and trenchant rhetoric were the game plan for California Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris and Orange County Rep. Loretta Sanchez during Wednesday night’s one and only Senate debate. ... read more »
Obama welcomes relatives of 1936 African-American Olympians 
October 5, 2016
Along with the relatives of the 1936 African-American Olympians, gloved-fist protesters Tommie Smith and John Carlos and members of the 2016 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams met the president and first lady Michelle Obama. ... read more »
Freedom Riders Reunited at Documentary Screening about the Life of Congressman John Lewis  
October 5, 2016
The film, which was produced by Kathleen Dowdey, Charles Floyd Johnson and Donna Brown Guillaume is the first major documentary biography of the courageous civil rights hero, congressional leader and champion of human rights. ... read more »
The Congressional Black Caucus Mourns the Loss of CBC Foundation Fellow, Jonathan E. Riley, Esq.
October 5, 2016
A graduate of the University of Florida and Northwestern University School of Law, Jonathan was a tremendously talented young man ... read more »

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