Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., left, talks with the committee's ranking Republican, Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesda

 

              Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., left, talks with the committee
Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., left, talks with the committee's ranking Republican, Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at the start of a hearing on the looming cuts to the defense budget. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)