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Obama under fire after Washington remark

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US President Barack Obama sparked controversy on Thursday when he said the most important lesson he has learned is that "you can't change Washington from the inside". Republicans were quick to pounce on the remark with rival Mitt Romney accusing Obama of "throwing in the white flag". On Friday the president reiterated his statement during an election rally in Virginia saying that change can only come about with the help of the electorate.

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US President Barack Obama sparked controversy on Thursday when he said the most important lesson he has learned is that "you can't change Washington from the inside". Republicans were quick to pounce on the remark with rival Mitt Rom...
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