Benchmarking Obama: President's First 100 Days April 29 marks President Obama's 100th day in office. It's an occasion for reflection most presidents dislike but cannot escape — and Obama is no exception. NPR News examines progress in 10 of Obama's own agenda priorities, relying on metrics the president suggested himself.

Obama Faces Challenges On Budget Vows

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Obama's Vow To Remake Washington A Tall Order

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Obama Struggles For Middle Ground On Abortion

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Obama's Long Education To-Do List Awaits Action

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Obama's Energy Plans Remain Works In Progress

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Obama And Health Care: Big Hurdles Yet To Come

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Obama's Financial Reform Plans Draw Critics

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Obama Aims To Change World Perceptions Of U.S.

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Obama Seeks Delicate Balance Between Two Wars

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On The Economy, Obama Gets Mixed Marks

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