Assemblywoman Patty Lopez, D-San Fernando, has many skeptics as she begins her first term in the Assembly. She has never held office and has little formal education. She built her campaign through connections she made as an activist for local schools in the San Fernando Valley.
Assemblywoman Patty Lopez, D-San Fernando, has many skeptics as she begins her first term in the Assembly. She has never held office and has little formal education. She built her campaign through connections she made as an activist for local schools in the San Fernando Valley. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Assemblywoman Patty Lopez, D-San Fernando, has many skeptics as she begins her first term in the Assembly. She has never held office and has little formal education. She built her campaign through connections she made as an activist for local schools in the San Fernando Valley. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com

Political unknown Patty Lopez confounds California Capitol

February 16, 2015 09:00 AM

UPDATED February 17, 2015 09:59 AM

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