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U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand D-N.Y., left, husband Jonathan, and sons Henry, 4, and Theodore, 8, celebrate on stage at New York State Democratic Headquarters after Gillbrand was predicted to win election for a full term as senator, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, in New York. Gillbrand was pitted against Republican opponent Wendy Long. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)