Photo Gallery An Average President

Barack Obama entered the White House as a savior. But he hasn't delivered. The ideological chasms in the US are as deep as they have ever been, with Republicans blocking the president at every turn. Who is responsible for his failure?
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Foto: Gerald Herbert/ ASSOCIATED PRESS
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Foto: A3397 Gero Breloer/ dpa
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Foto: SAUL LOEB/ AFP
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Foto: JUSTIN SULLIVAN/ AFP
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Foto: Charles Rex Arbogast/ AP
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Foto: REUTERS/ U.S. Air Force
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Foto: JEWEL SAMAD/ AFP