President Barack Obama leaves the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, where he asked Congress to come up with tens of billions of do

 

              President Barack Obama leaves the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, where he asked Congress to come up with tens of billions of do
President Barack Obama leaves the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, where he asked Congress to come up with tens of billions of dollars in short-term spending cuts and tax revenue to put off the automatic across the board cuts that are scheduled to kick in March 1. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)