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Political triumphs in history

The image of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) walking arm-in-arm with other House leadership on their way to the health-care vote Sunday marked a historic moment in U.S. history. Here is a selection of other events that made a dramatic impact on domestic or foreign policy.

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61 days from near-defeat to victory
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