Syria and weapons of mass destruction behind him, the resident will be “'focusing' on issues related to the economy in the coming weeks, White House press secretary Jay Carney said Wednesday at his daily briefing."

As Justin Sink of the Hill writes, the president will be engaging Congress on the usual stalemated fronts: Obamacare, the budget, the debt ceiling. Sink adds:

At the White House, Carney seemed to warm to the coming fight, saying the president would “not accept anything that delays or defunds ObamaCare.”

And we've seen how tough he can be in holding a position.

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