113th Session Of Congress Convenes

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Representative Peter King, a Republican from New York, stands in the... News PhotoCapitol Building - Washington DC,Capitol Hill,Ceremony,Congress,Democracy,Election,Finance,Government,Horizontal,New York City,North America,Oath,People,Peter King - American Politician,Politics,Republican Party,Standing,The Americas,The Media,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergRepresentative Peter King, a Republican from New York, stands in the U.S. Capitol during the swearing in ceremony for new members in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. The 113th Congress convenes today in Washington where new members will try to meld their diverse backgrounds in a legislature containing a record seven openly gay lawmakers, an unprecedented 20 women in the Senate and the first all-female state delegation, from New Hampshire. Photographer: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg via Getty Images