Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus

Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus Established in 1973, the Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus is a publicly driven advocacy vehicle. Our primary goal is to promote and protect the rights and interests of marginalized communities throughout Pennsylvania.

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Today at 5:30, join chair Rep. Donna Bullock and members Senator Sharif Street and Rep Danilo Burgos for this virtual Ho...
07/26/2021

Today at 5:30, join chair Rep. Donna Bullock and members Senator Sharif Street and Rep Danilo Burgos for this virtual Housing Townhall.

Today at 5:30, join chair Rep. Donna Bullock and members Senator Sharif Street and Rep Danilo Burgos for this virtual Housing Townhall.

For your Sunday morning reading: The Chair of our Subcommittee on Women & Girls of Color Rep. Darisha Parker explains th...
07/25/2021
Women of color have proven their strength

For your Sunday morning reading: The Chair of our Subcommittee on Women & Girls of Color Rep. Darisha Parker explains the continuing important work of that subcommittee.

One of the most important ways I serve in the Pennsylvania legislature is as chairwoman of the Subcommittee on Women and Girls of Color for the Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus.

In #MinorityMentalHealth month, we're partnering with Pennsylvania Department of Human Services, Pennsylvania Department...
07/23/2021
Behavioral Health Disparities in Minority Populations & Available Resources

In #MinorityMentalHealth month, we're partnering with Pennsylvania Department of Human Services, Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs and other minority affairs organizations to highlight behavioral health disparities in Black & minority communities and the resources available in Pa. #healthequity
👁️➡️ https://youtu.be/n0D-7gIqMNE?t=140

Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) Secretary Jen Smith and Department of Human Services (DHS) Acting Secretary Meg Snead will join o...

PLBC members Rep Danilo Burgos Rep. Chris Rabb Rep. Amen Brown and Rep. Darisha Parker joined Agriculture Secretary Redd...
07/23/2021

PLBC members Rep Danilo Burgos Rep. Chris Rabb Rep. Amen Brown and Rep. Darisha Parker joined Agriculture Secretary Redding on an urban Agriculture tour during #PAUrbanAgWeek.

Earlier this week Chair Rep. Donna Bullock and  members of the Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus  joined the PA SAFE...
07/22/2021

Earlier this week Chair Rep. Donna Bullock and members of the Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus joined the PA SAFE Caucus for a meeting about gun violence prevention funding. We heard from state and city officials, as well as community organizations.

PLBC member Rep. Brian Kirkland is a co-chair of the PA SAFE Caucus and an appointed member of the Governor's Gun Violence Task Force.

Our Chairwoman Rep. Donna Bullock joined Lynne Hayes-Freeland KDKA on 100.1 FM and AM 1020 KDKA to talk about the inters...
07/22/2021
State Rep Donna Bullock -

Our Chairwoman Rep. Donna Bullock joined Lynne Hayes-Freeland KDKA on 100.1 FM and AM 1020 KDKA to talk about the intersection of banning cell phone use while driving, #racialprofiling by police during those traffic stops, and public safety.

 Bill Advances In Harrisburg To Ban Cell Phone Use By Drivers, But Some Lawmakers Worry About Racial Profiling

Here’s a look at a handful of #BlackFarmers across Pa. and how they are helping their communities which often lack acces...
07/21/2021
6 Black-Led Community Gardens and Farms in Pennsylvania

Here’s a look at a handful of #BlackFarmers across Pa. and how they are helping their communities which often lack access to green space and fresh produce. #FoodJustice #PaUrbanAg

Community gardens share the valuable skills of growing food and also fight for food justice. Here are six Black-led community gardens in PA to learn about!

July is Minority Mental Health Month. We join mental health professionals and advocates in their efforts to make mental ...
07/21/2021

July is Minority Mental Health Month. We join mental health professionals and advocates in their efforts to make mental healthcare and resources more accessible and affordable for BIPOC communities.

Our members have introduced legislation to raise awareness and improve access to mental health services, and have advocated for additional funding to support the recruitment, training and retention of culturally competent providers.

#MinorityMentalHealthAwarenessMonth #minoritymentalhealth

With the once-in-a-lifetime funds through the #ARP & rare budget surplus, this state budget should have invested more in...
07/20/2021
State Rep. Wheatley wants Pa. to spend more to help build up Black communities

With the once-in-a-lifetime funds through the #ARP & rare budget surplus, this state budget should have invested more in our struggling communities of color. We'll continue fighting with Rep. Jake Wheatley for budget equity in Pa.

While some cities move to shore up their finances with COVID-19 relief money, a Democratic state lawmaker who represents Downtown Pittsburgh up through...

Emergency debt relief for Black and socially disadvantaged farmers in the #ARP would help pay off loan debt and respond ...
07/20/2021
‘Rampant issues’: Black farmers are still left out at USDA

Emergency debt relief for Black and socially disadvantaged farmers in the #ARP would help pay off loan debt and respond to the economic adversities of the pandemic. Addressing loopholes and systemic racial issues in USDA programs remains a larger goal.

Black farmers are far behind in obtaining grants and loans, a POLITICO analysis of data shows.

Black and socially diverse farmers have long suffered from a lack of support. The #AmericanRescuePlan has dedicated bill...
07/20/2021
White farmers blocked a much-needed federal relief program for Black farmers. The saga proved Black farmers won't overcome racism unless they take their economic future into their own hands.

Black and socially diverse farmers have long suffered from a lack of support. The #AmericanRescuePlan has dedicated billions in debt relief. That relief is now tied up in litigation, but #BlackFarmers are taking control of their own economic fate.

Banks have used discriminatory policies against Black farmers forever. Those farmers should take matters into their own hands.

PA is a national leader in farming and agriculture, but decades of agricultural policies have marginalized diverse farme...
07/19/2021

PA is a national leader in farming and agriculture, but decades of agricultural policies have marginalized diverse farmers. Rep Danilo Burgos introduced legislation to establish the Pennsylvania Socially Diverse Farmers Commission to determine what policies are needed to open PA’s ag industry to a more diverse generation of PA farmers. #PaUrbanAg
https://www.legis.state.pa.us//cfdocs/Legis/CSM/showMemoPublic.cfm?chamber=H&SPick=20210&cosponId=35344

PA is a national leader in farming and agriculture, but decades of agricultural policies have marginalized diverse farmers. Rep Danilo Burgos introduced legislation to establish the Pennsylvania Socially Diverse Farmers Commission to determine what policies are needed to open PA’s ag industry to a more diverse generation of PA farmers. #PaUrbanAg
https://www.legis.state.pa.us//cfdocs/Legis/CSM/showMemoPublic.cfm?chamber=H&SPick=20210&cosponId=35344

For #PaUrbanAg Week, we’ll be taking a look at how Black and socially diverse farmers are being helped with the #America...
07/19/2021
A harvest for the world: A Black family farm is fighting racism in agriculture and climate change

For #PaUrbanAg Week, we’ll be taking a look at how Black and socially diverse farmers are being helped with the #AmericanRescuePlan, why it’s so important for the Commonwealth and what other states are doing. #BlackFarmers

Leah Penniman is teaching people of color to work the land without tilling and pesticides that harm the land and air. Hundreds are on a waiting list to learn.

WATCH NOW: Governor Tom Wolf announcing the launch of the new law enforcement database to track misconduct among police ...
07/16/2021
Pennsylvania Governor's Office LIVE

WATCH NOW: Governor Tom Wolf announcing the launch of the new law enforcement database to track misconduct among police officers. Rep. Chris Rabb, Senator Sharif Street and Rep. Donna Bullock expected to speak. This is an important first step in #PoliceReform, but we have much more work to be done.
https://www.governor.pa.gov/live/

Watch the live stream from the Office of the Governor.

07/06/2021

WE NEED YOUR HELP! The House Archives is looking to collect stories of former and current Members of the @PALegBlkCaucus to get a larger historical perspective of the caucus' impact. We can do informal interviews in person at your convenience, or you can provide written documents. There are no stories too small or too large! Contact Taylor Mason at [email protected] or 717-772-0854 for questions, suggestions, and/ or to schedule an interview.

Rep. Donna Bullock Rep. Summer Lee Rep. Carol Hill-Evans Rep. Manny Guzman Rep. Amen Brown Rep Danilo Burgos Rep. Morgan Cephas Rep. Angel Cruz Rep. Margo Davidson Rep. Austin Davis Rep. Jason Dawkins Rep. Isabella Fitzgerald Rep. Ed Gainey Rep. Jordan Harris Senator Art Haywood Senator Vincent Hughes Malcolm Kenyatta Rep. Patty Kim Rep. Stephen Kinsey Rep. Brian Kirkland Rep. Rick Krajewski Rep. Joanna McClinton Rep. Napoleon Nelson Rep. Darisha Parker Rep. Chris Rabb Senator Nikil Saval Sharif Street Rep. Jake Wheatley Rep. Dan Williams Rep. Regina Young

Prison gerrymandering is voter suppression. Our House Democratic Leader Rep. Joanna McClinton has been pushing the state...
07/03/2021
When Your Body Counts But Your Vote Does Not: How Prison Gerrymandering Distorts Political Representation

Prison gerrymandering is voter suppression. Our House Democratic Leader Rep. Joanna McClinton has been pushing the state to abolish prison gerrymandering. In her role on the Legislative Reapportionment Commission, she has put the issue on the table.

Prisons gerrymandering boosts the population of areas hosting large numbers of incarcerated people, and impacts the drawing of states’ district lines

Thank you to Governor Tom Wolf for his veto on HB1300 which would have made voting in Pa. more difficult and disenfranch...
07/01/2021
Davidson: Partisan Voting Bill Dismantles Democracy

Thank you to Governor Tom Wolf for his veto on HB1300 which would have made voting in Pa. more difficult and disenfranchised many voters. Democratic Chairwoman of the House State Government Committee Rep. Margo Davidson perfectly explains the need to get election reform right and what happens to Black neighborhoods when that doesn't happen.

Pa. House State Government Committee Democratic Chair Margo Davidson says that voting is the cornerstone and core of our democracy. But many of the provision...

Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus members Rep. Donna Bullock Rep. Jordan Harris Rep. Jason Dawkins Rep Danilo Burgos...
07/01/2021

Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus members Rep. Donna Bullock Rep. Jordan Harris Rep. Jason Dawkins Rep Danilo Burgos Rep. Morgan Cephas and Rep. Darisha Parker toured Live Casino & Hotel Philadelphia.

We discussed the company's commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion in their hiring, procurement, and contracting practices.

Xavier Garcia-Molina has dedicated his life to serving the communities of the City of Lancaster, as a refugee settlement...
06/30/2021

Xavier Garcia-Molina has dedicated his life to serving the communities of the City of Lancaster, as a refugee settlement worker, an Advisory Member with Lancaster LGBTQ + Coalition and now a Council Member on Lancaster City Council. #PrideMonth2021

Xavier Garcia-Molina has dedicated his life to serving the communities of the City of Lancaster, as a refugee settlement worker, an Advisory Member with Lancaster LGBTQ + Coalition and now a Council Member on Lancaster City Council. #PrideMonth2021

Knowing first hand the struggles of transgender youth, Ciora Thomas advocates for transgender rights, inclusion and equa...
06/29/2021

Knowing first hand the struggles of transgender youth, Ciora Thomas advocates for transgender rights, inclusion and equality as founder of SisTers PGH and as co-Vice Chair on the Pa. Commission for LGBTQ+ Affairs.

Knowing first hand the struggles of transgender youth, Ciora Thomas advocates for transgender rights, inclusion and equality as founder of SisTers PGH and as co-Vice Chair on the Pa. Commission for LGBTQ+ Affairs.

As the first openly gay Black candidate to be elected to any office in Pa., Mark Barbee, Mayor of Bridgeport has fought ...
06/28/2021

As the first openly gay Black candidate to be elected to any office in Pa., Mark Barbee, Mayor of Bridgeport has fought for anti-discrimination policies, immigration reform & environmental justice in his borough of Bridgeport. He is also a founding member of Pa.'s LGBTQ Affairs Commission.

As the first openly gay Black candidate to be elected to any office in Pa., Mark Barbee, Mayor of Bridgeport has fought for anti-discrimination policies, immigration reform & environmental justice in his borough of Bridgeport. He is also a founding member of Pa.'s LGBTQ Affairs Commission.

06/28/2021
Bullock: Relief for Families Impacted by Gun Violence

As we continue to work to #endgunviolence we have to do more to help those who are left behind in the wake of tragedy. Rep. Donna Bullock and Rep. Austin Davis are working to help communities & families recover from immeasurable grief and loss.

This investment will finally help us move forward to begin investing in programs that we know will work and are led by p...
06/26/2021
PLBC touts $30 million for community violence prevention

This investment will finally help us move forward to begin investing in programs that we know will work and are led by people in our communities with boots on the ground.

HARRISBURG, June 25 – Today the Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus touted the $30 million included in the state budget which will go toward community violence prevention including fighting gun violence, according to state Rep. and PLBC Chair Donna Bullock, D-Phila.“Gun violence is...

No, we don't just stop on Juneteenth. We celebrate that freedom, those accomplishments, Black culture, Black excellence ...
06/25/2021
‘We don’t just stop at Juneteenth’: Civil rights leader, lawmakers call for more action on social justice reform | Pennsylvania Capital-Star

No, we don't just stop on Juneteenth. We celebrate that freedom, those accomplishments, Black culture, Black excellence and all of those things; but we continue to work on the legislation and policy that can make a significant difference in the lives of Black and brown Pennsylvanians.

“It is important that we don’t just stop on Juneteenth. It’s important that we look at all of the systemic issues and racism in legislation and policy and how that has impacted our community,” said Rep. Donna Bullock, D-Philadelphia, the chairperson of the Pennsylvania Legislative Black Cauc...

Abronah Taylor - one of our James R. Roebuck PLBC Scholars, shadowed Chair Rep. Donna Bullock in the #PaHouse today. Sev...
06/24/2021

Abronah Taylor - one of our James R. Roebuck PLBC Scholars, shadowed Chair Rep. Donna Bullock in the #PaHouse today. Several PLBC members and her local Representative, PA State Rep. Sue Helm, welcomed her in the House Chamber.

🙌🏿 We held a PA House Democratic Policy Committee hearing on this topic with the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Caucus a...
06/24/2021
Allegheny County president judge acknowledges systemic racism in the courts

🙌🏿 We held a PA House Democratic Policy Committee hearing on this topic with the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Caucus and President Judge Clark earlier this year. It's good to see her publicly starting the conversation to address systemic racism in the Allegheny Co. courts - let's take it statewide.
➡ Watch the Policy hearing: https://www.facebook.com/118375828235786/videos/263505101806822
⬇️ Read the article

President Judge Kim Berkeley Clark said in an open letter posted on the court’s website it is time for Allegheny County’s judicial system to recognize systemic racism and work to combat it. The longtime Allegheny County prosecutor turned family court judge posted the letter to the commun...

Congratulations to all the winners of the 2021 James R. Roebuck PLBC Scholarships! This morning we had a virtual ceremon...
06/23/2021

Congratulations to all the winners of the 2021 James R. Roebuck PLBC Scholarships! This morning we had a virtual ceremony to congratulate each winner by their home Representative. it was great to see all of these outstanding young scholars who we're certain will go on to do great things.
You can watch the ceremony here on Facebook or at https://pahouse.com/PLBC/2021Scholarships

06/21/2021
Chair Bullock Juneteenth Message

As we celebrate Black heritage, success & community this #Juneteenth2021, watch below for a reminder of:
👉 why we're here
👉 who we're fighting for
👉 how to find out more (pahouse.com/plbc)
🙌 Thanks to Triad Strategies for the opportunity

Thanks to The Keystone for the opportunity for our members to talk #Juneteenth, #policereform, an equitable #pabudget an...
06/19/2021

Thanks to The Keystone for the opportunity for our members to talk #Juneteenth, #policereform, an equitable #pabudget and more.

Juneteenth (today!) marks the celebration of the end of slavery in America.

This week, state Rep. Donna Bullock (D-Philadelphia) and Rep. Chris Sainato (D-Philadelphia) joined For Our Future Pennsylvania Director Ashley McBride, and New Pennsylvania Executive Director Kadida Kenner for an in-depth conversation about Juneteenth and the steps Pennsylvania lawmakers need to take to address racial inequality.

About 75.7% of Pennsylvanians are white, 12% are Black, 7.8% are Hispanic or Latino, and 3.8% are Asian. And Pennsylvanians of color have a very different experience than Pennsylvanians who are white, the panelists said.

The example we see the most in the news is how police respond to situations involving people of color, particularly Black people.

Police have killed one girl and 56 men and boys in Pennsylvania since 2015, according to data compiled by The Washington Post. The male victims of the police shootings were disproportionately Black (35.7%).

Bullock said police reform is necessary, and, “You don’t get to tell me how to police me.”

The legislators also talked about making state funding more equitable.

Pennsylvania received $7 billion in COVID relief funds and the commonwealth has a $3 billion surplus, according to Bullock.

These funds should be distributed to underdeveloped schools and communities that have larger Black and brown populations, Bullock said.

But, Rabb said, “There are Republicans who would rather sit on this money than invest it statewide.”

The state Legislature is currently working on its annual budget, and must decide by June what it will do with the money.

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please help me in sharing this event and inviting people out. We will be honoring the Legendary Trudy Haynes at the Shoppers Paradise Black Expo 2019. We want to pack the house at Temple Universities Mitten Hall on Dec. 14, 2019 to show love to Miss Trudy Haynes....she is the 1st African American woman on KYW news and at 93 she is still feisty and active despite conquering a battle with cancer recently/ This is the last day of the Early Bird special for tickets at $10. On Oct. 25 tickets increase to $20. Others on the program are Queen Mother Falaka Fattah, Sherif El Mekki, Malik Aziz and many many more. Here's a link for tickets, ads in the souveinir booklet, swag bag inserts and vending ...come get an autograph and picture with this legend....there will be food and live entertainment.... https://spblackexpo2019sst.eventbrite.com
"STAY IN THAT LINE”. You are standing in a long voting line Your legs are tired; your back is starting to hurt, and your left foot is killing you. You can quietly slip out of that line go to your car and none of your friends will ever know but a few people looking down on you will say “STAY IN THAT LINE”. Your slave ancestors who were taken from their homeland, transported in the bottom of a ship and treated less than dogs but never gave up are saying to you. “STAY IN THAT LINE”. Harriet Tubman (our Black Moses) who escaped to freedom but made”13” trips back to free other slaves. She once told Frederick Douglass “I freed a thousand slaves—I could have freed a thousand more if only they knew they were slaves”. Harriet would look you in your eyes and say, “STAY IN THAT LINE”. Thousands of people were demoted on their jobs, fired, beaten, run out of town and some killed fighting for Congress to pass the Civil Rights Bill in 1964 and the Voting Rights Act in 1965. Both bills were signed by Democrat President Lyndon Johnson. They all would say to you “STAY IN THAT LINE”. The three M’s martyrs Medgar Evers (Field Secretary NAACP), Malcolm X (Muslim Minister) and Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Baptist Minister/SCLC) all assassinated (1963, 1965 and 1968) fighting for civil rights would say to you. “STAY IN THAT LINE”. Your family members who taught you how to register and vote will not physically be in line with you but will be there in spirit are whispering to you “STAY IN THAT LINE”! Excerpt from my book— “What We Blacks Need To Do”!!!
Democrats want to Impeach the Black Communities only Supreme Court Judge Clarence Thomas. Why would anyone from the Black Community want to vote democrat again?
A 911 CALL FROM A SINKING SHIP TO ALL HBCU ALUMNI AND STUDENTS ATTENDING HBCUs A visionary, Attorney Peter Grear, Fayetteville State University alumni (Bronco) and co-publisher of Greater Diversity News in Wilmington, NC, has an idea whose time has come. He and others started “A call To Colors”. This is a call for all HBCU alumni and current students to become actively involved in mobilizing, educating, registering themselves and three or more others to vote. There are over 101 HBCUs in the U.S. We have 10 in North Carolina. They are: Bennett, Elizabeth City, Fayetteville State, Johnson C. Smith, Livingstone, North Carolina A&T, North Carolina Central, St. Augustine, Shaw and Winston-Salem University. Our parents, family members and others sacrificed for us to receive higher education. We know the different between political sound bites and the truth. Some of us were the first in our family to attend college, now we need to be the first to motivate, educate and lead our people in researching, registering and voting. I am blessed to be a member of the class of 1971 at N.C. A&T State University (Aggie) and author of the book “What We Blacks Need To Do.” I will proudly and energetically do my part. Will you respond to this 911 clarion call??? Please copy and share!!!