2000 in the United States

The following lists events that happened during 2000 in the United States.

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2000
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the United States

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JanuaryEdit

January 31: Alaska Airlines Flight 261 crashes

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  • April – The unemployment rate drops to a low of 3.8%, the lowest since December 1969.
  • April – The labor force participation rate hits a historical peak of 67.4%.
  • April – The employment-population ratio reaches an all-time high of 64.8%.
  • April 1
  • April 3 – United States v. Microsoft: Microsoft is ruled to have violated United States antitrust laws by keeping "an oppressive thumb" on its competitors.
  • April 22 – In a predawn raid, federal agents seize 6-year old Elián González from his relatives' home in Miami, Florida and fly him to his Cuban father in Washington, DC, ending one of the most publicized custody battles in U.S. history.
  • April 25 – The State of Vermont passes HB847, legalizing civil unions for same-sex couples.
  • April 28 – Richard Baumhammers begins a two-hour racially motivated shooting spree in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, leaving five dead and one paralyzed.

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October 12: USS Cole bombing

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December 13: Contention over the presidential election ends with George W. Bush elected president.

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ReferencesEdit

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