Assembly Marks California Aerospace Week
(Sacramento) – Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell (D-Long Beach) took to the floor of the State Assembly to present his resolution (ACR 43) honoring the aerospace industry in California. Assemblymember O’Donnell told his fellow lawmakers ACR 43 recognizes the huge contributions of the aerospace industry to the history, economy, security, and educational system of California. He also pointed out the California aerospace industry employs more than 203,000 people and supports more than 511,000 jobs in related fields, resulting in $2.9 billion in annual state income tax revenues. ACR 43 designated the week beginning March 23rd as California Aerospace Week. Here’s more from Assemblymember O’Donnell in this Assembly Access video.