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    **FILE** Democratic Sens. Jack Reed (center) of Rhode Island, Charles Schumer (left) of New York and Jeff Merkley of Oregon meet with reporters on Capitol Hill on Jan. 7, 2014, after legislation to renew jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed unexpectedly cleared an initial Senate hurdle. (Associated Press)



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    Lt. Gov. Glenn McConnell presides over the Senate during the first day of the South Carolina Legislature on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)






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    A color guard of the Tennessee Highway Patrol practices in the Senate chamber before the start of the legislative session in Nashville, Tenn., on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Erik Schelzig)


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