President Obama is focusing his review on government agencies that deal with trade and exports. Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Participants work on their techniques and safety procedures during a suspended-scaffolding training class in New York. Construction incurred the most fatal injuries of any industry in the private sector in 2009, according to the Labor Department. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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In one of the digitized images, President Kennedy sails aboard the Manitou off the coast of Maine on Aug. 12, 1962. Robert Knudsen/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library hide caption

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Passengers move through a main security checkpoint at the Denver International Airport on Nov. 22. Some airports are considering replacing government security screeners with private companies. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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Members of the House's incoming freshmen class walk up the steps of the Capitol to pose for a group photo on Nov. 19. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) is resisting President Obama's tax cut deal. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Sens. Joseph Lieberman of Connecticut (left) and Richard Durbin of Illinois (right) talk with Cesar Vargas, a law student from New York City, on Capitol Hill in September. Vargas is one of some 2 million young people who would qualify for legal residency under the DREAM Act. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi waits to speak to supporters at an election night party in Washington on Tuesday. The California Democrat must relinquish the speaker's gavel after Republicans regained control of the House. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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West Virginia Gov. Joe Manchin talks to President Obama at a memorial service in July for Democratic Sen. Robert C. Byrd of West Virginia. The Democratic governor was expected to cruise to victory in the race to fill the Senate seat Byrd occupied, but his Republican opponent, John Raese, has tried to tie the popular governor to the not-so-popular president and is ahead in some polls. Charles Dharapak/AP hide caption

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