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Britain's Queen Elizabeth II on a carriage departs Buckingham Palace on her way to  the Houses of Parliament for the State Opening, in London, Wednesday, May 9, 2012. Announcing the government's new legislative program Wednesday in an opulent pageant of pomp and politics, the queen said planned laws would introduce a smaller, mainly upper elected chamber. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

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