From Rich Chrismer, spokesman for Gov. Matt Blunt:
"Gov. Blunt has done this before. That is one reason it is important to have a pro-life governor like Gov. Blunt...
"Gov. Blunt intends to complete his review of all bills before considering any Special Session request.
"Generally, there would need to be a high degree of consensus before calling a Special Session."
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Republican Sarah Steelman wants a special session to consider stricter regulation of abortion in the state.