As the president pro tempore, Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) has a different view of the world than most people—but few in his position have ever attempted to share such a unique vantage point with the world through photography.
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Vermont's senior senator is now third in line to the presidency.
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Vermont Democrat could slow Obama’s plans for quick action on proposals.
The longtime senator joins an elite club with his 14,000th vote.
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