DALLAS - Louisiana legislators ended their six-day second special session on Friday after allocating hundreds of millions of dollars to road projects, port upgrades, and storm protection efforts from the state's $1.1 billion fiscal 2007 surplus.

Lawmakers went along with the spending plans proposed by first-term Gov. Bobby Jindal, as well as his request to cut business taxes by almost $250 million a year, raise the state spending level above the constitutionally mandated limit, and dedicate vehicle sales taxes to transportation infrastructure.

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