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Roland Burris becomes Illinois' senator

U.S. Senator-designate Roland Burris (D-Ill.) and Assistant Senate Majority Leader Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) walk toward the Senate Chamber underneath a painting of Abraham Lincoln signing the Emancipation Proclamation before Vice President Dick Cheney swore Burris into the Senate at a ceremony in...

Getty Images photo by Chip Somodevilla
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