Guiding Principles

Empowerment Encourage more Latinos to engage in the political process through policy forums, internship/fellowship opportunities and community events.
Public Policy Promote legislation and policies that have a direct and meaningful impact on Latinos from all walks of life. Advancing key legislation authored by Caucus members shall be a top priority.
Diversity Increase diversity in state government and provide new role models by advancing, through the appointments process, qualified candidates from all parts of California. Particular attention will be placed on finding exemplary Latinos for vacant positions within the state judiciary.
Social Justice Continue the fight for fair wages, safe working conditions, good schools, a clean environment, access to health care and equal treatment under the law for all.
Resource Serve as a hub for the collection and dissemination of information, reports and programming relating to and/or impacting the Latino community.