State Sen. President Pro Tem elect Darrell Steinberg, of Sacramento, left, talks with Senate Minority Leader Dave Cogdill, of Modesto, after the special legislative session held by the Senate at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 6, 2008. Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger called the Legislature into special session to deal the $11.2 billion deficit in this year's state budget. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)