• A conservative Republican majority in the House of Representatives ensures his legislation will continue to face roadblocks galore.

    Jaylen Williams, left, and Sean Tyus walk past a homemade Obama sign on their way to school, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, in the Over-the-Rhine neighborhood of downtown Cincinnati. President Barack Obama captured a second White House term on Tuesday over the challenge by Republican Mitt Romney.
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