The House of Representatives voted 421-1 to authorize the use of military force against the perpetrators of the September 11th attacks
Visualize the first time in history a cabinet nominee's confirmation ended in a tie.
Despite opposition from conservative groups, Justice O'Connor was confirmed unanimously
The Senate's attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act narrowly failed due to a surprise defection by Sen. John McCain
Felton became the first woman to serve in the Senate, for only 24 hours.