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California State Senate

The California State Senate is a legislative chamber in California’s bicameral Legislature, and together with the California State Assembly makes up the California State Legislature. The State Senate writes, introduces, debates and votes on bills that – if approved by the entire State Legislature, become California Law. The “Upper House” of the California State Legislature is comprised of 40 members, elected by a geographic district for a four-year term, who can serve no more than two terms. Each State Senator represents approximately 931,340 Californians. The following Senator represents the City of Long Beach.

Senator Lena Gonzalez, 33rd District

Senator Gonzalez was elected to the California State Senate in June 2019 to represent the 33rd Senate District. Prior to being elected to the Senate, Gonzalez served on the Long Beach City Council from 2014-2019. On the Council, Gonzalez tackled issues such as banding the use of expanded polystyrene (Styrofoam) in local restaurants, creating over 200 new parking spaces, protecting local business through increased access to contractors and bids, and ensuring the City of Long Beach took steps to connect and address homelessness.

Lena Gonzalez

State Capitol Office:

1021 O Street, Suite 7720
Sacramento, CA 95814
Tel: (916) 651-4033

Field Office:

3939 Atlantic Ave., Ste 107
Long Beach, CA 90807
Phone: (562) 256-7921