American flag at half-mast fly over Capitol Hill building as members of Congress take part in in a ceremony in Washington September 11, 2006, commemorating the September 11, 2001 attacks. (UPI Photo/Kamenko Pajic)
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-CA, speaks during a news conference highlighting Democratic accomplishments over the last year on Capitol Hill in Washington on November 1, 2007. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
U.S. Capitol police officers arrest protesters for crossing a police line during a demonstration against the Iraq War in front of the U.S. Capitol building in Washington on September 15, 2007. (UPI Photo/Yuri Gripas).
The sun sets on the U.S. Capitol Building just days after the 2006 midterm elections gave the Democratic party ruling majority in both the House of Representatives and the Senate, in Washington on November 9, 2006. (UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)
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