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Friday (May 1) is the 110th day of the legislative session.  That is the final day that legislators will get an expense check to help pay for the cost of traveling to Des Moines and staying in Des Moines (mileage, hotel, meals).  They also lose their staff allowance.  Legislators probably won't be done by Friday, but they will be trying to get as much wrapped up by then as possible. 

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