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Republicans Officially Take Full Control of US Congress

The new U.S. Congress convenes Tuesday with Republicans controlling both the House of Representatives and the Senate.  Conservatives are determined to reverse some of President Barack Obama's policies. The opposition party is beginning the new two-year legislative session with its strongest numbers in several years after last November's sweeping midterm election victories. Republicans hold an overwhelming 246 seats in the 435-seat House -- the party's biggest majority in...

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