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Bonnie Lowenthal


Picture of Bonnie Lowenthal
CA State Assembly
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-04-2008 Democratic AD-54 95350 Win
11-02-2010 Democratic AD-54 73775 Win
11-06-2012 Democratic AD-70 100676 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: February 19, 1940 in New York, New York
Married: Alan S. Lowenthal (div)
Children: Josh and Dan

1994-2001: Member, Long Beach Unified School District Board of Education
2001-2008: Member, Long Beach City Council
2012: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
2014: Primary Candidate for Mayor of Long Beach (Lost; 19.6%)
2016-Present: Member, California High Speed Rail Authority
2017-Present: Member, Long Beach Harbor Commission
2020: Early Primary Candidate for SD-33 (Withdrew)

  • Had a former spouse who served in the legislature concurrently (although in the other house).
  • Bonnie's son Dan Lowenthal was previously married to Suja Lowenthal, who served on the Long Beach City Council (2006-2016) and was a primary candidate for AD-70 in 2014 (Lost; 27%).

Source: California Legislature Handbook (2009-10)