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Senate Leader Atkins Praises Governor Newsom Signing Historic Climate Action Bills
September 23, 2021

SACRAMENTO – Senate President pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego) released a statement today following Governor Gavin Newsom...

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Governor Newsom Signs Senate Leader Atkins’ SB 9 – the California HOME Act – Into Law
September 16, 2021

SACRAMENTO – Senate President pro Tempore Toni G.

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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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