General Assembly report card: A good session for Columbia

Thursday, May 14, 2009 | 5:00 p.m. CDT; updated 3:04 p.m. CDT, Friday, May 15, 2009

As the first session of Missouri’s 95th General Assembly wraps up, Columbia’s legislators seem pretty self-satisfied. They have reason to be. Mary Still, one of our rookies in the House though no newcomer to Jeff City, summed up: “Columbia has fared as well, if not better, than any other community in the state.”