• AB 3205
  • Securing the Future of K-12 Career Technical Eduction - Assembly Bill 1743
  • Pathways to College


Monday, June 4, 2018

AB 1951 allows school districts to give 11th grade students a college entrance exam instead of state-required assessment


(SACRAMENTO) – Assembly Bill 1951, by Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell (D – Long Beach) to provide access to college admissions tests such as the SAT or ACT during the school day, passed the Assembly Tuesday and now awaits referral to its first Senate policy committee.

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 11:00

Paddle Out in Memory of the Waves In honor of Breakwater Awareness Month, all are welcome to participate in the Paddle Out in Memory of the Waves event. 

Join Assemblymember O'Donnell and the Long Beach Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation on the water in commemoration of our lost waves.

Bring family and friends for this free event, and enjoy food, music and the 9th Annual Paddle Out Ceremony.

Saturday, June 2, 2018
Program begins at 11:00 a.m.

Granada Launch Ramp
Granada Ave and Ocean Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90803

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Couldn't make it to this event? Check out the photos and a brief video here!


Thursday, May 31, 2018

(Sacramento) – Assembly Bill 2191 by Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell (D – Long Beach) to fund research of increased local shark activity and shark sightings along the California Coast passed the Assembly Floor Thursday.

 “AB 2191 is about getting educated and staying safe in our local waters,” Assemblymember O’Donnell said. “I believe it is important that we understand why we are seeing more sharks along our coast so that we can be prepared and safe at the beach.”

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

AB 1743 by the Chair of the Assembly Education Committee receives strong support to move bill to the State Senate


Friday, May 11, 2018

Chair of Assembly Education Committee calls for budget that invests in Education and pays down debt