Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 06:00

I invite you to join me this Thursday, October 8th from 6pm-7pm for a Distance Learning Town Hall with San Leandro Unified School District Superintendent Mike McLaughlin, School Board President Peter Oshinski, and SLTA Vice President Nancy James on what students and families can continue to expect in this new school year.

If you have question, please email them to by Wednesday morning at 10 a.m.

Then join us live to watch on Facebook at

You may also dial-in on our listen line.

Phone: 669-900-6833

Webinar ID: 947 0661 7964

Passcode: 285252

I’m looking forward to this timely, important and thoughtful discussion. I’ll be hosting similar discussions with leaders from OUSD on October 15 and AUSD on October 22 so please mark your calendars for these sessions as well.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 06:00

I cordially invite you join us for the 18th Assembly District’s annual District Awards on Tuesday, September 15th at 6 p.m. In the interest of public health, this year’s event will be completely virtual. 

2020 has brought unprecedented challenges and our community has met this historic moment in creative and inspiring ways. All over Oakland, Alameda and San Leandro, businesses, nonprofits, teachers and extraordinary individuals just like you have become shining examples of courage, compassion and unparalleled generosity.

In the spirit of community, I encourage you all to attend this year’s virtual ceremony and learn about the tremendous contributions these incredible honorees have made to our District:

Please RSVP to attend this free event
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District 18 Woman of the Year
Carroll Fife

District 18 Educator of the Year
Gray Harris

District 18 Local Hero
Andrew Park

District 18 Life-Time Person of the Year
Bert Lubin, posthumous honoree

District 18 Veteran Organization of the Year
Swords to Plowshares

District 18 Small Businesses of the Year
San Leandro Color
All Good Living

District 18 Nonprofit of the Year
Centro Legal de la Raza

District 18 Health Champion
Family Bridges

District 18 Community Advocates of the Year

District 18 Social Justice Champions of the Year
Black Organizing Project

District 18 Youth Organization of the Year
Radical Monarchs

Thank you for living “Our California Values!”

To register for this free event, please visit:
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Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 18:00

I invite you to join me and celebrate the diversity, generosity, and tremendous contributions of individuals and organizations in the 18th Assembly District. Let’s gather to recognize these honorees and their great accomplishments as leaders in our community. I look forward to providing an update on State legislation, and for the opportunity to discuss issues that impact our community.

Tuesday, October 8
6 - 8:15 pm

Almanac Brewery
651 W Tower Ave.
Alameda, CA 94501

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Friday, October 4, 2019 - 14:00

Advanced Care Directives & other forms, selecting agents and important information to discuss with your family, agent, and doctor in addition to other information important to residents.

In partnership with Legal Assistance for Seniors, Kaiser and Sutter Health.

Friday, October 4, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

West Oakland Senior Center
1724 Adeline St.
 Oakland, CA  94607



Friday, September 27, 2019 - 16:45

Do you have questions about state services? Do you want to discuss legislative successes or have ideas about future legislation? My office is here to help.

My office can also assist you with state-related matters, such as:

  • Department of Motor Vehicles 
  • Foreclosure Prevention Programs
  • Consumer Complaints
  • Veterans’ Benefits
  • State Taxes
  • Unemployment and Disability Insurance
  • Professional Conduct or Licensing Complaints
  • Medi-Cal and Covered California
  • Bills and issues in the Legislature

Friday, September 27
2 - 5 pm

West Oakland Senior Center
1724 Adeline Street
Oakland, CA 94607 

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To make an appointment, please contact my district office at (510) 286-1670 or email

Otherwise, it's first come first served.