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Obama: 'Time for us to take care of business'

US President Barack Obama has said Republicans and Democrats must work together to "take care of business", after Republicans made historic gains in Tuesday's mid-term elections

The Grand Old Party gained seats in the House of Representatives and took control of the Senate, a result that is likely to limit the president's legislative agenda during the next two years.

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