SACRAMENTO - Assembly Bill (AB) 1366,
legislation authored by Assemblywoman Patty Lopez (D - San
Fernando), passed the Assembly Higher Education Committee. This
legislation will create Dream Resource Centers at California public
colleges and universities.
(Sacramento, CA) – In response to the Los Angeles Unified School District proposal to author layoff warning notices to more than 600 employees, Assemblywoman Patty López issues the following statement:
“I am extremely concerned about the Los Angeles Unified School District’s proposed layoff warning notices threatening Adult Education. During this time, I will be working with my colleagues to ensure that California’s commitment to Adult Education remains intact. In addition, I have recently introduced legislation to enhance grant funding categories for family literacy education and will continue to support and be the voice for Adult Education programs.”
(Sacramento) – A few months after she was elected in a contentious 2014 election for Assembly District 39th, Assemblywoman Patty López (D-San Fernando) was a guest on Univision Sacramento news. López spoke about her humble beginnings, and how she defeated the incumbent and became the first Latina immigrant from Michoacan, Mexico to the California State Assembly, and also about her plans to help her community gain the services that they need especially in education. Watch the entire interview in this Assembly Assets video.