One year in the White House, some pundits warned that President Obama might have bitten off more than he could chew.
He has initiated a contentious, drawn-out debate on a major health care overhaul, deliberated on a new strategy for the war in Afghanistan, and confronted more job losses on the home front.
How has the president faired in keeping his campaign promises? With the economy still on the slide and joblessness rising, is the candidate of 'hope' living up to expectations?
Here are a few highlights we brought you on Obama's first year in the White House.
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