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2015: Year in Review

December 30, 2015

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Odd-looking grid to close out the year. It’s in honor of a U.S. congress which, it can be said, was very much 15-Across and 41-Across in 2015.

John Boehner resigns. Paul Ryan doesn’t want to be Speaker. Then he does. (Tweet/contact him this week. As Speaker, it’ll be up to him to limit how 15-Across and 41-Across Congress will be in 2016.) Also in 2015: Republicans try to defund Planned Parenthood, overturn Obamacare and win approval for the Keystone XL pipeline — none of which happens, thank goodness. There is Hillary Clinton’s Benghazi testimony. A last-minute federal budget is passed but immigration reform is not.

Too much to list here. For those who want a fuller picture of how U.S. congress was 15-Across and 41-Across in 2015, start here and, well, go from there.

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