2015 Report on the Status of Women and Girls in California

Mar 19, 2015

Highlights from the 2015 Report on the Status of Women and Girls in California, created by Mount Saint Mary's University.

Equal Pay

The gender wage gap in California contributes to its high rate of poverty and adversly affects women in nearly every field, no matter their income or educatinoal status.


Women's Voices - A Speaker's Series with Sheryl Sandberg

Aug 21, 2013

The California Legislative Women's Caucus will be launching a speakers series called Women's Voices, and is pleased to announce that Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, will be the inaugural guest speaker.

Woman of the Year

In celebration of the contributions to society made by remarkable women throughout California, the Legislative Women's Caucus held the event this year on March 9th. See a list of this year's honorees.

Rededication of the Rose Anne Vuich Hearing Room

Mar 16, 2015

Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León rededicates the Rose Ann Vuich Hearing Room, and unveils portraits in honor of the 42 trailblazing women Senators who have served in the California State Senate.

Action on Equal Pay

Feb 24, 2015

Democratic members of the California's Legislative Women's Caucus announce plans for legislation to address the wage gap that women face at work.

Legislation and Budget Action to Strengthen Women's Economic Future

Mar 24, 2015

Stronger California

Working with advocates, the Legislative Women’s Caucus is supporting/driving a policy agenda this session that lifts women and children out of poverty, ensures fair pay and family-friendly workplaces, and expands quality childcare access.