Press Release

Thursday, June 25, 2020

California voters will decide in November whether to reinstate affirmative action after lawmakers approved a proposal Wednesday asking them to repeal the 25-year-old law that bans the consideration of race, sex, color, ethnicity or national origin in university admissions, public employment and contracting.

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Bill giving voters the opportunity to repeal Prop. 209 moves to statewide ballot


Monday, June 22, 2020
Juneteenth Lighting of the Capitol

Juneteenth Lighting of the Capitol

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Saturday, June 13, 2020

“The discriminatory practices of the past echo into the everyday lives of today’s Californians… We seem to recognize that justice requires that those who have been treated unjustly need the means to make themselves whole again,” said Assemblywoman Shirley Weber, the author of the bill, said.

Friday, June 12, 2020
Thursday, June 11, 2020