California’s agricultural sector plays a key role in fighting our climate crisis. On the one hand, agriculture emits approximately 8% of the state’s total greenhouse gases. That percentage would be much higher if it accounted for emissions throughout the entire food and farming supply chain. On the other hand, climate change—drought, flooding, wildfires, and extreme temperatures—also disrupts farms and food systems.
Today the names of Black women are synonymous with California politics. Women such as future Congress members Barbara Lee; Diane Watson; Maxine Waters, who went viral reclaiming her time in 2017; and Karen Bass, who recently was elected Los Angeles’ first female and second Black mayor. Women like Holly Mitchell, who created legislation that solidified African Americans’ “natural” right to wear their hair however they want in the workplace.
On Friday, California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC) Chair Lori Wilson (D-Suisun) announced that she is receiving treatment for Breast Cancer.
The lawmaker, who was elected last year, thanked supporters for all the love and support she has received and assured constituents that she will still be fighting for their interests.
SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, Assemblywoman Lori D. Wilson (D–Suisun City) announced the passage of her Assembly Bill 228, relating to the infant formula shortage. AB 228 would require the California Department of Public Health to implement a program that creates a strategic stockpile of baby formula that could be tapped to ease future shortages.
SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, the Assembly Public Safety Committee voted to advance AB 1034, the Freedom from Face Surveillance Act. This bill revives a previous law, expired in January 2023, which prohibited the use of facial recognition and other biometric surveillance on police body cameras.
SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Assembly Judiciary Committee today advanced Assembly Bill 957, The TGI (Transgender, Gender-Diverse, and Intersex) Youth Empowerment Act, by Assemblywoman Lori D. Wilson (D-Suisun City).
SUISUN CITY, CA - The Office of Assemblywoman Lori D. Wilson is proud to announce the grand opening of our new district office. The event will take place on Friday March 10th from 2-6 pm and will be located at One Harbor Center, Ste. 270 Suisun City, CA 94585.