Back then, you may recall, the legislature was called into a special session for the purpose of passing the redistricting law.
Barring a special session, Sanford has four months to save his job.
Stakeholders on both sides thought the bill had partisan support after Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper called a special session.
Gov. Rick Perry later called a special session of the legislature to push the bill forward, and it ended up passing.
The governor called a special session for December to deal with a $6 billion deficit that had opened in the current year budget.
A special session of the Illinois Legislature was called by the Governor in 1897.
They asked if he would not call a special session to amend the bill.
The newspapers reported of special session at City Hall, how to meet the terrible calamity.
It also called a special session of Congress, to convene on July 4.
If Mrs. Rodaine's story is true, this is a matter for a special session of the grand jury.