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Statement on the Senate’s 2018-19 Budget Proposal
May 22, 2018

SACRAMENTO – California Senate Leader Toni Atkins (D-San Diego) and Senate Budget & Fiscal Review Committee Chair, Senator...

Press Release

Statement on Texas School Shooting
May 18, 2018

SAN DIEGO – Senate Leader Toni Atkins (D-San Diego) issued the following statement in response to the tragic school shooting at...

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Senate Leader Atkins Reacts to Judge’s Ruling on End of Life Options Act
May 16, 2018

SACRAMENTO – Senate Leader Toni Atkins (D-San Diego) today reacted with the following statement to Riverside County Superior...

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Senator Toni Atkins

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WATCH: Budget Committee Chair and I present the Senate’s priorities for the 2018-19 state budget. https://t.co/Lb5q81C5R1

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Honored to meet with civil-rights pioneer to discuss her Foundation’s efforts to train youth to beco… https://t.co/f9aAdoe7o2

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RT : Spot-on from in today's : "There is a new normal in California. Massive wildland fires are n… https://t.co/RAWrI15njJ

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1 day 11 hours ago
Here is our statement on the Senate's priorities for the 2018-19 state budget: https://t.co/7JfmCpu28b

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1 day 12 hours ago
Proud to join with Senate Budget Committee Chair in announcing the Senate’s proposal for a state bu… https://t.co/598meS7iX2

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Proud to recognize Employee of the Year Barbara Buchanan of Point Loma High and runner-up Rebecca Cisner… https://t.co/IdBtZkmsnc

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2 days 5 hours ago
And happy birthday to , too!!! I get comments all the time about what warm welcome she provides at the… https://t.co/GUjllIvHIW

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2 days 8 hours ago
What a treat to see Kathie Moehlig and her son Sam—they were in the Capitol to advocate with ! Through her wor… https://t.co/XHUQL4Q7Hi

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2 days 11 hours ago
Happy birthday to ! She was the first from to work in my office and played a key role in… https://t.co/YYpkF8oP7I

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2 days 12 hours ago
Today is a day to celebrate courage and compassion and recommit ourselves to the fight for equality. Thank you, Har… https://t.co/XHPhtpcokA

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About Senator Atkins

Senator Toni G. AtkinsToni G. Atkins was born and raised in southwestern Virginia, the daughter of a miner and a seamstress, and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in political science from Emory & Henry College in Emory, Virginia.

In 1985, she moved across the country to San Diego, Calif., to help care for her sister’s young son while her sister served in the U.S. Navy. In San Diego, before becoming involved in public service, she worked as director of clinic services at Womancare Health Center. Read full bio

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