State Sen. Tony Mendoza, D-Artesia, left, talks with Sen. Ted Gaines, R-El Dorado Hills, during the Senate session on May 30, 2017.
State Sen. Tony Mendoza, D-Artesia, left, talks with Sen. Ted Gaines, R-El Dorado Hills, during the Senate session on May 30, 2017. Rich Pedroncelli Associated Press
State Sen. Tony Mendoza, D-Artesia, left, talks with Sen. Ted Gaines, R-El Dorado Hills, during the Senate session on May 30, 2017. Rich Pedroncelli Associated Press

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