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  • Arlen Specter Through The Years

    Republican Sen. Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania holds up a diagram critical of the health care proposals of President Bill Clinton during his speech at a New Hampshire Republican dinner Feb. 17, 1995.
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    Sen. Arlen Specter, left, is surrounded by photographers as he arrives at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, March 30, 1995. Specter formally announced his candidacy for the 1996 presidential race at the memorial.
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    Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Pa., a member of the Senate Government Affairs Committee investigating campaign fund-raising abuses, questions a witness during hearings on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., July 9, 1997. Specter was questioning Richard Sullivan, former Democratic National Committee finance director, about DNC fund-raising operations.
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    Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Pa., talks to reporters Feb. 10, 1999 in the Capitol during the impeachment trial of President Bill Clinton in Washington, D.C. Specter said that he would vote "not proven" in the charges against Clinton. The Senate continued its deliberations on the charges against Clinton behind closed doors.
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    Arlen Specter and his wife are seen before boarding a train to Philadelphia, July 2000.
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    Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Pa., presents pretzels and mustard from Philadelphia to Sen. Diane Feinstein, D-Calif., as a result of a lost bet on the NBA Finals in which Feinstein's Los Angeles Lakers beat Specter's Philadelphia 76ers. If the roles had been reversed, Feinstein would have to have paid up a crate of oranges.
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    President George W. Bush, left, waves with Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Pa., on the steps of Air Force One as they arrive in Pittsburgh, Pa., Dec. 2, 2003, to attend a Bush-Cheney 2004 fund-raiser luncheon.
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    Former President George H.W. Bush, Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Pa., and Sen. Rick Santorum, R-Pa., greet the crowd at a fundraiser Oct. 5, 2006 in Gladwyne, Pa.
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    Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., vice presidential candidate Gov. Sarah Palin of Alaska and Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Pa., during a rally outside the Delaware County Courthouse, Sept. 22, 2008, in Media, Pa. Thousands attended the late afternoon rally in support of the candidates.
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    Sen. Arlen Specter, center, walks with his wife Joan April 28, 2009, to a Senate Appropriations Committee emergency hearing on the swine influenza on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
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    President Barack Obama, Sen. Arlen Specter, D-Pa., and Vice President Joe Biden, left to right, attend a press conference welcoming Specter to the Democratic Party at the White House April 29, 2009, in Washington, D.C.
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    Arlen Specter, the former senator from Pennsylvania-turned standup comedian, performs at Caroline's On Broadway on March 26, 2012 in New York City.
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