Representative Alan S. Lowenthal's Biography


Full Name: Alan S. Lowenthal
Current Office: U.S. House - District 47, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 47
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Deborah; 2 Children: Daniel, Joshua
Birth Date: 03/08/1941
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Long Beach, CA
Religion: Jewish
  • Awards:

    2001 League of California Cities "Legislator of the Year"

  • 2006 Plug in America, the staff of Who Killed the Electric Car, Energy Efficiency Solar, Inc. "Certificate of Appreciation for participation in "Who Killed the Electric Car";

  • 2004 Palos Verdes South Bay Audubon Society "Environmental Leadership Award"

  • 2006 H. David Nahi Water Quality Award for Water Quality Excellence; CALPIRG "2006 Public Interest Champion"

  • Californian's Against Waste "2011 Legislator of the Year"

  • 2007 Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) "Presidential Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Region"

  • 2004 Los Amigos Research and Education Institute, Inc. "Service Appreciation Award"

  • 2001 Sierra Club (Los Angeles Chapter) "Public Policy Award"

  • 1991 Long Beach Lambda Democratic Club "12th Annual Human Rights Awards Banquet Special Recognition Award"

  • 2002 ILWU Local 13 "Excellence through Leadership and Commitment to American Workers"

  • 2005 California League of Conservation Voters "Environmental Leadership Award"

  • American Public Works Association "2006 Top Legislator of the Year"

  • Summa Cum Laude member of CSBA Honor Roll for 2011

  • CALPIRG "2006 Public Interest Champion"

  • 2004 Environmental Health Legislative Working Group "Environmental Legislation Crusader of the Year of Award"

  • California Athletic Trainers Association "2002 Legislator of the Year"

  • 1999 Wrigley Association "Quality of Life Award"

  • 2008 California Coast and Wetland Recovery "Friend of the Coast"

  • 2003 Southern California Wetlands Recovery Project "Friends of the Coast Award"

  • 1997 Long Beach East Village "Impact Person of the Year"

  • 1993 Long Beach Area Citizens Involved "Outstanding Community Service Award"

  • 2001 California Congress of Parents, Teachers & Students, Inc." Continuing Service Award"

  • 2005 LA County Psychological Association "Distinguished Legislative Award"

  • 2001 Long Beach NOW "Excellent Service Award"

  • 2006 South Coast Air Quality Management District "17th Annual Clean Air Award"

  • Long Beach Lambda Democratic Club "2002 Michael Lonergan Memorial Award

  • 2004 Long Beach BLAST (After School Programs) "Service Learning Award"

  • 1995 Disabled Resources Center "Civic Leadership Award"

  • 2003 National Conference for Community Justice Humanitarian Award

  • 1999 California School Employees Association "Public Service Award

  • 2003 Coalition for Tobacco-Free Campaign "Proud To Be Smoke-Free Award

  • 2004 Coalition for Clean Air "Clean Air Award"

  • 2008 California Council of the Blind "Legislator of the Year"

  • he Planning and Conservation League and The Planning and Conservation Foundation "2011 Legislator of the Year"

  • 2012 California Small Business Association

  • 1999 California State University at Long Beach "30 Year Service Award"

  • 2006 California Regional Water Quality Control Board "Water Quality Excellence Award"

  • California Transit Association "2006 Legislator of the Year"

  • Southern California Vote the Coast "2003 Coastal Steward Award"

  • 1997 MCCLB Rainbow Award "Man of the Year"

  • California Maritime Leadership Symposium 2012 "Honoree of Merit"

  • 2009 Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America Breath of Life "Civic Leadership Award"

  • California Community College Chancellor's "Distinguished Service Award 2011

  • 2000--The Long Beach Multi-Service Center "Distinguished Community Service Award"

  • 2002 Southern California Public Health Association "Legislator of the Year

  • 2012--California Community Colleges Lifetime Achievement Award

  • California Animal Association "2006 Legislator of the Year

  • Sierra Club "2010 Byron Sher Award"

  • 2001 LINC Housing "Affordable Housing Leader Award"

  • 1993 Long Beach Lambda Democratic Club "Franklin E. Cook Memorial Award"

  • California Psychological Association "2007 Distinguished Legislative Achievement in Psychology Award"

  • Easter Seal "2006 Senate Leadership Award

  • 2009 Sunset Magazine "California Coastal Hero"

  • 2002 California State Association of Counties "Distinguished Service Award"

  • 2004 Service Employees International Union "Home Care Champion Award"

  • 2002 California School Employees Association "Outstanding Public Service Award"

  • 2002 Southern California Pensioners Group, ILWU Recognition Award

  • Southern California Vote the Coast "2002 Coastal Champion Award"

  • 2002 Aquarium of the Pacific "Award of Excellence"

  • 2005 LA League of Conservation Voters "Smith-Weiss Environmental Champion Award"

  • 2006 Coalition for a Safe Environment "1st Annual Environmental Angel Award for Legislator Leadership"

  • 2002 California Chapter of American Planning Association "California Planning Vision Award"

  • 1995 U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer "Civic Leadership Award"

  • Consumer Federation of California "2008 Consumer Champion Award"

  • 1999 Legal Aid Foundation of Long Beach "Sommelier d'Espirit Award"


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Post Office Box 90218
Long Beach, CA 90809
Phone: 562-354-1620
Fax: 562-439-2939

Washington, D.C.
515 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Phone: 202-225-7924
Fax: 202-225-7926

100 West Broadway
West Tower Suite 600

Long Beach, CA 90802

Phone: 562-436-3828
Fax: 562-437-6434