2006 in the United States

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Events from the year 2006 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Events[edit]

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February[edit]

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June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

August 10: A United States TSA agent inspects a service monkey before a flight.

September[edit]

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December[edit]

Undated[edit]

  • United States housing bubble: A total of 1,259,118 foreclosures are filed during 2006, up 42 percent from 2005.[59]
  • Subprime mortgage crisis: The housing bubble burst in the summer of 2006, starting a chain of events that would eventually develop into a full-blown market meltdown.

Ongoing[edit]


Deaths[edit]

February[edit]

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September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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