Anthony Rendon, center, stands with Gov. Jerry Brown, left, and Senate Pro Tem Kevin de Leon after he was sworn in as the new Assembly speaker on March 7, 2016. Dubbed the “Big 3,” they negotiate the final version of the state budget under current practice.
Anthony Rendon, center, stands with Gov. Jerry Brown, left, and Senate Pro Tem Kevin de Leon after he was sworn in as the new Assembly speaker on March 7, 2016. Dubbed the “Big 3,” they negotiate the final version of the state budget under current practice. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Anthony Rendon, center, stands with Gov. Jerry Brown, left, and Senate Pro Tem Kevin de Leon after he was sworn in as the new Assembly speaker on March 7, 2016. Dubbed the “Big 3,” they negotiate the final version of the state budget under current practice. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com