News Room

Thursday, May 11, 2017

(SACRAMENTO) – Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell (D-Long Beach) issued the following statement on the Governor’s FY 2017-18 May Revision:

Thursday, May 4, 2017

As a teacher for 22 years and now Chair of the Assembly Committee on Education, I know first-hand the hard work and dedication it takes to be a teacher. On Thursday May 4th, I was honored to recognize teachers from across the 70th Assembly District who are truly devoted to ensuring student success.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

(SACRAMENTO) – Legislation authored by Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell (D – Long Beach) to allow Long Beach Unified School District to administer the SAT instead of the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) assessment passed out of the Assembly Education Committee yesterday on a 7-0 vote. 

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

(Sacramento) - Today, Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell (D-Long Beach) addressed animal rights activists, caregivers and business owners gathered at the Capitol to mark the passage of the Pet Rescue and Adoption Act from the Assembly Committee on Business and Professions.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

(LONG BEACH) Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell (D-Long Beach) is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying outstanding local teachers to honor at his 3rd Annual Teacher Recognition Ceremony.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

(SACRAMENTO) – Legislation authored by Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell (D – Long Beach) and Assemblymember Jordan Cunningham (R – Templeton) to support career technical education was passed unanimously by the Assembly Education Committee today.