Given 2nd term, Obama now facing new urgent task

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A supporter cries as President Barack Obama speaks during an election night party, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, in Chicago. Obama defeated Republican challenger former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney to win re-election. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) Photo by STF
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