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Events in the year 2010 in the United States.

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2010
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JanuaryEdit

 
January 16: U.S. President Barack Obama (center) in the White House with two former Presidents Bill Clinton (right) and George W. Bush (left) to discussing the 2010 Haiti earthquake.
 
January 19: Supporters of Republican candidate Scott Brown in Massachusetts' special election. Brown's victory in Massachusetts continued a pattern of conservative victories for public office and gave the GOP their 41st senator.

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MarchEdit

 
March 23: Obama signing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act at the White House.

AprilEdit

 
April 20: The blazing remnants of the offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon

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ReferencesEdit

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