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Obama won: now what?

Randy Becker, an employee of J.H. Findorff & Son Inc., Madison, builds a block wall Oct. 17 that will support a staircase in the new University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing. In his second term, President Barack Obama has said he would help create jobs by preserving low income tax rates, spending more on public works and giving tax breaks to businesses. (Staff photo by Kevin Harnack)

Here's the assignment President Barack Obama has won with his re-election: Improve an economy burdened by high unemployment, stagnant pay, a European financial crisis, slowing global growth and U.S. companies still too anxious to expand much.

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