SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -

Santa Barbara County First District Supervisor Salud Carbajal has been invited to Washington D.C., for the second time this year.

Vice President Joe Biden invited Carbajal to attend an October 8 reception which is part of National Hispanic Heritage Month.

Earlier this year, President Barack Obama invited the supervisor to Washington to attend a speech he gave on climate change.

Carbajal said is is an honor that he is being recognized by the White House.