Press Releases

January 21, 2017
Gina Frisby (Asm. Low) - (916) 319-2028; Chelsea Lee (LGBT Caucus) - (916) 319-2511

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                              

SACRAMENTO, CA - Today, the CA Legislative LGBT Caucus denounced the Trump Administration’s action removing mention of LGBT rights on the White House and Department of Labor websites, following moments after the President’s inauguration on Jan. 20th.

January 11, 2017
Contact: (Asm. Low) Gina Frisby – (916) 319-2028 (CA Leg. LGBT Caucus) Chelsea Lee – (916) 319-2028     

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, the California Legislative Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Caucus elected Assemblymember Evan Low (D-Silicon Valley) to serve as Chair and Senator Ricardo Lara (D- Bell Gardens) to serve as Vice Chair.

November 28, 2016
Chelsea Lee, (916) 319-2013, chelsea.lee@asm.ca.gov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Legislative Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Caucus welcomed three new members to its roster following the 2016 election: Senator Elect Scott Wiener (SD 11), and Assemblymembers Elect Sabrina Cervantes (AD 60) and Todd Gloria (AD 78). Speaker Emeritus Toni G. Atkins retains membership in the Caucus after winning election to the State Senate.

August 08, 2016
Chelsea Lee, chelsea.lee@asm.ca.gov, (916) 319-2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Legislative Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Caucus held its annual Pride Ceremony on August 08, 2016, during Assembly Floor Session, in commemoration of six LGBT Californians.

June 12, 2016
Christian Burkin, Chelsea Lee; (916) 319-2013; christian.burkin@asm.ca.gov; chelsea.lee@asm.ca.gov

SACRAMENTO, CA - The California Legislative LGBT Caucus issued a statement today following the mass shooting that killed 49 people and injured 53 others this morning at the Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The shooting is now the deadliest by a single perpetrator in U.S. history.

March 08, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 8, 2016 

LGBT Caucus Statement on Missouri’s Antigay Constitutional Amendment 

November 04, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 4, 2015

 

LGBT Caucus Statement on
Houston’s Equal Rights Ordinance 

June 26, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 26, 2015

LGBT Caucus Statements on Supreme Court’s
Historic Decision On Marriage Equality Case

June 22, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 22, 2015

LGBT Caucus Celebrates June 2015 as LGBT Pride Month
And Honors Outstanding LGBT Californians 

March 25, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 25, 2015 

LGBT Caucus Statement on Anti-LGBT Initiative