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  • "Obama is right to move on a range of issues but ultimately to settle in this first round for what he can get. To back off much of his agenda now would be to shrink his presidency and miss any opportunity for transformational change," he said.

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  • Thomas Mann, a Brookings presidential scholar, acknowledges "there are risks associated with a large aggressive agenda in times of economic distress."

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