Term-limited senators take a look back

Saturday, May 15, 2010 | 12:01 a.m. CDT; updated 5:20 p.m. CDT, Monday, May 17, 2010

JEFFERSON CITY — At the end of the 2007 session, Sen. John Griesheimer was finished. Beat after a particularly stressful legislative session that ended in a series of vetoes by then- Gov. Matt Blunt, he said he thought about resigning. Three years later, as the legislative session closes, he said he's sad to leave after 18 years in the General Assembly.