President Obama greets the crowd after a Sept. 22 speech in Milwaukee. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Some of the faces of those who supported the president, at his victory rally Tuesday in Chicago. Jewel Samad /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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NPR's Steve Inskeep talks with Pew's Michael Dimock

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Obama has become only the third U.S. president to win re-election by a narrower margin than his first victory. Having won a second term, Obama will seek to set the nation's agenda on issues ranging from taxes to immigration, but he may continue to struggle in selling his ideas to Congress. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Special Coverage: Hour 1

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Obama Gets 4 More Years In The White House

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President Obama speaks at his election night party Wednesday in Chicago after defeating Republican challenger Mitt Romney. M. Spencer Green/AP hide caption

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Obama's Victory Speech

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President Obama walks on stage with first lady Michelle Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia to deliver his victory speech on election night in Chicago. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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NPR Election Coverage Hour 4

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The Last Pew Poll: Obama Holds Edge On Eve Of Election

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President Obama's performance in the first presidential debate cost him a lot. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Re-Election Campaign Reveals A President Looking For The Right Balance

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