Obama, Republicans Vow to Seek Common Ground

November 05, 2014 07:37 PM
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President Barack Obama says he will work with Republicans where he can in the wake of sweeping Republican gains in Tuesday's midterm congressional elections. The election results set the stage for more political confrontation when the new Congress convenes in January for the final two years of Obama's presidency. But as VOA National correspondent Jim Malone reports, there could be some opportunities for cooperation as well.