Fast Facts

Black labor market

1.972,000 black civilian labor force with 60 percent participation and 12 percent unemployment

State Small Business Credit Initiatives

Inclusive California Initiative SSBCI@IBank.ca.gov

Manufacturing Extension

James Watson

jwatson@cmtc.com

USDA Rural Development

Maria Herrera, State Director 430 G Street, # 4169
Davis, CA 95616-4169
Voice: (530) 792-5800

Key Races

Karen Bass for mayor of Los Angeles; Dr. Shirley Weber for secretary of state; Tony Thurmond for superintendent of public instruction; Malia Cohen for controller

Business history

Los Angeles’ first hotel, the Pico House, was built in 1868