Unprecedented departure stymied action, but GOP had the tools to break the logjam. And did.
Wisconsin was embroiled in a "constitutional crisis" brought on by the Democratic senators fleeing the state for Illinois to block Gov. Scott Walker's budget-repair bill.
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