In this June 16, 2014 file photo, Sen. Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, right, receives congratulations from Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, after he was elected as the new Senate President Pro Tem.
In this June 16, 2014 file photo, Sen. Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, right, receives congratulations from Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, after he was elected as the new Senate President Pro Tem. Rich Pedroncelli AP
In this June 16, 2014 file photo, Sen. Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, right, receives congratulations from Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, after he was elected as the new Senate President Pro Tem. Rich Pedroncelli AP