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Republican issues unemployment warning after Obama win

Herman Cain, who lost to Mitt Romney for the Republican's presidential nomination, has issued a harsh warning to Obama voters in the wake of the President's re-election.

Senate Democrats will deal with Republicans 'any time, any issue'

US Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has said last night's election results show the American people want a balanced approach to deficit reduction and tax policy, Reuters has reported.

Senator Reid called for bipartisan cooperation, saying he will negotiate with Republicans "any time, any issue."

We have to sit down and go to work on it now, not wait. This was really the message the American people sent.


Boris chasing US congestion charge bill after Obama win

Boris Johnson has congratulated Barack Obama on his re-election, but has also reignited his battle with the US Embassy in London over unpaid Congestion Charge fines:

Romney running mate 'immensely proud' of campaign

I am immensely proud of the campaign we ran, and I remain grateful to Governor Romney for the honour of being his running mate.

I look forward to spending some time with my family in the coming days and then continuing my responsibilities as chairman of the House Budget Committee and representative of Wisconsin's First Congressional District.

– Paul Ryan
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