spring break Mo. lawmakers leave Capitol for spring break By Marshall Griffin • Mar 8, 2012 (Marshall Griffin/St. Louis Public Radio) Missouri lawmakers have left Jefferson City for their annual spring break. Mo. House GOP touts accomplishments at 2011 halfway point By Marshall Griffin • Mar 18, 2011 Marshall Griffin, St. Louis Public Radio The halfway point of Missouri’s legislative session has arrived, as lawmakers take a week off for spring break. Before leaving town, Republican leaders in the House trumpeted their first-half accomplishments to reporters.