Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore, talks with Assemblyman Phil Ting, D-San Francisco, as the Assembly debates Ting's soda tax measure on June 28.
Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore, talks with Assemblyman Phil Ting, D-San Francisco, as the Assembly debates Ting's soda tax measure on June 28. Rich Pedroncelli AP
Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore, talks with Assemblyman Phil Ting, D-San Francisco, as the Assembly debates Ting's soda tax measure on June 28. Rich Pedroncelli AP

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