WASHINGTON - NOVEMBER 03: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference the day after Republicans gained 60 seats in the House of Representatives in midterm elections, in the East Room ... more 
WASHINGTON - NOVEMBER 03: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference the day after Republicans gained 60 seats in the House of Representatives in midterm elections, in the East Room of the White House November 3, 2010 in Washington, DC. As of Tuesday morning, the Republican Party had won 239 seats in the House, giving the GOP control of the chamber for the first time since 2006. The power shift could jeopardize Obama's legislative plans for the next two year. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images) less 
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