Long Beach Councilman Al Austin announces Assembly bid 

Long Beach city council member Al Austin is running for state legislature and will be the third city official to recently announce a high-ranking bid as a series of incumbents retire.

Austin announced his candidacy for the newly created District 69 on Friday, January 7, in his third term as the City’s District 8 Councilor. Mayor of Long Beach Robert Garcia He announced that he would vie for a seat in Congress. Garcia’s movement, Congressman Alan Lowenthal announces retirementPaved the way for Rex Richardson City Councilor To play for the mayor.

Similarly, Austin’s decision was made by Parliamentarian Patrick O’Donnell, D-Long Beach, Announced retirement from politics..

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