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Obama chafes at checks on his power

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The most powerful man in the world is getting frustrated he can't get big things done. 

US President Barack Obama speaks on the need for a "21st Century Transportation Infrastructure" in Tarrytown, New York, on May 14, 2014

President Barack Obama is speaking with introspection about constraints on his power at home and abroad, as mid-term election inertia stifles Washington and his hopes of major legislative wins this year.

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