The second historic event was the Supreme Court decision on the Affordable Healthcare Act.
Even a few months later, there is almost no discussion any longer about repealing Obamacare. Even if Republicans won the White House and Congress, they would only amend, not dismiss it. Healthcare is a right, a universal right, in this century. We predicted this was a "done deal" years ago. While the pundits re-instigated their warnings of new resistance, the resistance, if not dead, remains on life support.