113th Congress To Be Sworn In Thursday

, Posted: Thu, January 3 2013 at 8:05 AM, Updated: Mon, January 7 2013 at 8:37 PM

With the fiscal cliff behind them for now, Congress is moving onto a new fight with a new team.

The 113th Congress will be sworn in Thursday afternoon.

There are 56 new Democrats, 38 new Republicans, and a record number of women.

John boehner is also expected to be re-elected as the Speaker of the House.

He has already announced the first order of business, a vote to provide billions of dollars to victims of Superstorm Sandy.

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