California Legislative Black Caucus

People visit a makeshift memorial near the Emanuel AME Church June 18, 2015 in Charleston, South Carolina, after a mass shooting at the  Church on the evening of June 17, 2015.  US police on Thursday arrested a 21-year-old white gunman suspected of killing nine people at a prayer meeting in one of the nation's oldest black churches in Charleston, an attack being probed as a hate crime. The shooting at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in the southeastern US city was one of the worst attacks on a place of worship in the country in recent years, and comes at a time of lingering racial tensions.  (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Los Angeles Lawmakers, Religious Leaders Condemn Charleston Church Shootings

Southern California lawmakers and religious leaders expressed shock Thursday at the fatal shootings of nine people at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina.

06/18/2015

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Pasadena Assemblyman Urges Boycott Of Florida

A Democratic Pasadena assemblyman plans to introduce a resolution calling for a boycott of Florida in the wake of the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/17/2013