The mission of the LLBC is to raise the quality of life for African Americans,
the indigent and working people through legislation, education and economic development.
- Enacting legislation that
positively impacts and repealing legislation that negatively impacts
the Black Caucus' constituencies.
- Implementing and promoting
policies which allow all citizens fair and open access to
educational and economical advancement opportunities.
Providing leadership in challenging policies which hinder the
progress of African Americans.
- Organizing and maintaining a
networking system in Louisiana that links together elected
officials, faith-based and civic organizations, businesses and
colleges and universities for identifying cutting-edge issues that
affect Louisiana's African American citizenry.
- Developing and implementing community-based programs, meetings and forums for the
distribution of information.
- Serving as a united public voice for the African American population in Louisiana.
Welcome to the Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus website!
It is our goal to implement policy that positively impacts our constituents and the state. Please
continue to visit us to stay abreast of LLBC Initiatives in our effort to continue to advocate
on behalf of all Louisianans.
James Edward C. "Ted" James, II, Chairman.