FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2012 file photo, House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis. walks on Capitol Hill in Washington. House Republicans assert their budget priorities, w

 

              FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2012 file photo, House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis. walks on Capitol Hill in Washington. House Republicans assert their budget priorities, w
FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2012 file photo, House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis. walks on Capitol Hill in Washington. House Republicans assert their budget priorities, working to give the Pentagon some flexibility on automatic budget cuts while previewing a plan to eliminate deficits in a decade. President Barack Obama launches something of a charm offensive to sway skeptical Republicans. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)