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

Manufacturing Extension

James Watson

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