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Senate President Pro Tem Atkins Reflects On The Year In Bills

California state Senate President Pro Tem Toni Atkins, of San Diego, speaks on the floor of the Senate in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Sept. 13, 2019.
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California state Senate President Pro Tem Toni Atkins, of San Diego, speaks on the floor of the Senate in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Sept. 13, 2019.
Senate President Pro Tem Toni Atkins discussed this year’s busy legislative session.

This state legislative session left Gov. Gavin Newsom with a hefty stack of bills on his desk.

Newsom has until Oct. 13 to sign the bills into law or veto them.

Senate President Pro Tem Toni Atkins, D-San Diego, is now back home in San Diego, after this busy and sometimes contentious legislative session.

She joins Midday Edition on Monday to reflect on the legislative session.