General Assembly completes flurry of activity before spring break

Sunday, March 18, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 1:13 p.m. CDT, Sunday, July 20, 2008

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri lawmakers left for their weeklong spring break Thursday, leaving Gov. Matt Blunt with one victory and two major legislative defeats to close out the first half of the session.