The first phase of his time in office was tough but part II could be worse.
He will likely back away from big legislative initiatives and focus on smaller items instead.
Going negative is the new normal in politics.
President tries to rev up liberal Democrats as Election Day approaches.
Former presidential scribes say Obama has lost his touch.
In his new book, the former president reflects on what hasn't changed in 30 years.
If the Republicans take control of Congress, a flood of investigations may follow.
The president tries to reconnect with voters on their turf.
Voters will choose between Democratic and Republican economic realities.
President hopes to turn around his administration by showing he hasn't forgotten his campaign pledges.