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  •  - Obama toasts before dinner for the National Governor's Association at the White House in Washington

    Obama toasts before dinner for the National Governor's Association at the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/27/2011 7:49:26 PM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama toasts before a dinner for the National Governor's Association at the White House in Washington, February 27, 2011. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - Obama gives remarks before dinner for the National Governor's Association at the White House in Washington

    Obama gives remarks before dinner for the National Governor's Association at the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/27/2011 7:48:35 PM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama gives remarks before a dinner for the National Governor's Association at the White House in Washington, February 27, 2011. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - Christie shares a toast with his table mates as Obama plays host to a dinner for the National Governor's Association at the White House in Washington

    Christie shares a toast with his table mates as Obama plays host to a dinner for the National Governor's Association at the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/27/2011 7:36:37 PM EST
    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (C) shares a toast with his table mates as U.S. President Barack Obama (not pictured) plays host to a dinner for the National Governor's Association at the White House in Washington, February 27, 2011. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - Obama shares a toast with Gregoire at the start of a dinner for the National Governor's Association at the White House in Washington

    Obama shares a toast with Gregoire at the start of a dinner for the National Governor's Association at the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/27/2011 7:30:22 PM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama (R) shares a toast with Washington State Governor Christine Gregoire (L) at the start of a dinner for the National Governor's Association at the White House in Washington, February 27, 2011. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - Demonstrators occupy the state Capitol in protest against proposed budget cuts in Madison

    Demonstrators occupy the state Capitol in protest against proposed budget cuts in Madison

    Posted: 2/27/2011 7:24:57 PM EST
    Demonstrators occupy the state Capitol in protest against proposed budget cuts in Madison, Wisconsin February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continued. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
  •  - Demonstrators embrace as they continue to occupy the state Capitol in protest against proposed budget cuts in Madison

    Demonstrators embrace as they continue to occupy the state Capitol in protest against proposed budget cuts in Madison

    Posted: 2/27/2011 7:14:52 PM EST
    Demonstrators embrace as they continue to occupy the state Capitol in protest against proposed budget cuts in Madison, Wisconsin February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continued. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
  •  - Demonstrators occupy the state Capitol in protest against proposed budget cuts in Madison

    Demonstrators occupy the state Capitol in protest against proposed budget cuts in Madison

    Posted: 2/27/2011 7:01:35 PM EST
    Demonstrators occupy the state Capitol in protest against proposed budget cuts in Madison, Wisconsin February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continued. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
  •  - A man sleeps as his fellow demonstrators continue to occupy the state Capitol in protest against proposed budget cuts in Madison

    A man sleeps as his fellow demonstrators continue to occupy the state Capitol in protest against proposed budget cuts in Madison

    Posted: 2/27/2011 6:52:21 PM EST
    A man sleeps as his fellow demonstrators continue to occupy the state Capitol in protest against proposed budget cuts in Madison, Wisconsin February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continued. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
  •  - Protesters continue to occupy the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    Protesters continue to occupy the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    Posted: 2/27/2011 4:40:36 PM EST
    Protesters continue to occupy the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continues. Tens of thousands of protesters marched against Walker's plan in Wisconsin on Saturday and solidarity rallies for labor rights were held around the country. More protesters were expected at the state capital on Sunday. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS CIVIL UNREST POLITICS)
  •  - A sign-up sheet is filled with names of protestors who plan to sleepover at the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    A sign-up sheet is filled with names of protestors who plan to sleepover at the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    Posted: 2/27/2011 4:38:46 PM EST
    A sign-up sheet is filled with names of protestors who plan to sleepover at the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continues. Tens of thousands of protesters marched against Walker's plan in Wisconsin on Saturday and solidarity rallies for labor rights were held around the country. More protesters were expected at the state capital on Sunday. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST BUSINESS)
  •  - A sign-up sheet is filled with names of protestors who plan to sleepover at the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    A sign-up sheet is filled with names of protestors who plan to sleepover at the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    Posted: 2/27/2011 4:38:40 PM EST
    A sign-up sheet is filled with names of protestors who plan to sleepover at the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continues. Tens of thousands of protesters marched against Walker's plan in Wisconsin on Saturday and solidarity rallies for labor rights were held around the country. More protesters were expected at the state capital on Sunday. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST BUSINESS)
  •  -  A sign is placed on protesters' belongings at the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    A sign is placed on protesters' belongings at the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    Posted: 2/27/2011 4:35:52 PM EST
    A sign is placed on protesters' belongings at the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continues. Tens of thousands of protesters marched against Walker's plan in Wisconsin on Saturday and solidarity rallies for labor rights were held around the country. More protesters were expected at the state capital on Sunday. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST BUSINESS)
  •  -  A protester sits in the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    A protester sits in the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    Posted: 2/27/2011 4:32:31 PM EST
    A protester sits in the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continues. Tens of thousands of protesters marched against Walker's plan in Wisconsin on Saturday and solidarity rallies for labor rights were held around the country. More protesters were expected at the state capital on Sunday. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST BUSINESS)
  •  -  A protester sits on the steps of the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    A protester sits on the steps of the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    Posted: 2/27/2011 4:28:47 PM EST
    A protester sits on the steps of the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continues. Tens of thousands of protesters marched against Walker's plan in Wisconsin on Saturday and solidarity rallies for labor rights were held around the country. More protesters were expected at the state capital on Sunday. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST BUSINESS)
  •  - Protestors continue to occupy the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    Protestors continue to occupy the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    Posted: 2/27/2011 4:26:05 PM EST
    Protestors continue to occupy the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continues. Tens of thousands of protesters marched against Walker's plan in Wisconsin on Saturday and solidarity rallies for labor rights were held around the country. More protesters were expected at the state capital on Sunday. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS CIVIL UNREST POLITICS)
  •  - Protestors continue to occupy the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    Protestors continue to occupy the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    Posted: 2/27/2011 4:25:18 PM EST
    Protestors continue to occupy the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continues. Tens of thousands of protesters marched against Walker's plan in Wisconsin on Saturday and solidarity rallies for labor rights were held around the country. More protesters were expected at the state capital on Sunday. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS CIVIL UNREST POLITICS)
  •  - Protestors continue to occupy the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    Protestors continue to occupy the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin

    Posted: 2/27/2011 4:21:27 PM EST
    Protestors continue to occupy the State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continues. Tens of thousands of protesters marched against Walker's plan in Wisconsin on Saturday and solidarity rallies for labor rights were held around the country. More protesters were expected at the state capital on Sunday. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST BUSINESS)
  •  - Labor union supporters demonstrate on the sidewalk in front of the hotel hosting the annual meeting of the National Governor's Association in Washington

    Labor union supporters demonstrate on the sidewalk in front of the hotel hosting the annual meeting of the National Governor's Association in Washington

    Posted: 2/27/2011 1:15:08 PM EST
    Labor union supporters demonstrate on the sidewalk in front of the hotel hosting the annual meeting of the National Governor's Association in Washington, February 27, 2011. Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker said on Sunday he would not back down in his confrontation with state public sector unions and repeated his threat to lay off state workers if the standoff continues. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS)
  •  - File photo of Arab League Secretary General Moussa speaking during a news conference at the United Nations headquarters

    File photo of Arab League Secretary General Moussa speaking during a news conference at the United Nations headquarters

    Posted: 2/27/2011 11:13:02 AM EST
    Arab League Secretary General Amr Moussa gestures as he speaks during a news conference at the United Nations headquarters in New York, in this file photo taken September 24, 2010. Moussa intends to run for the Egyptian presidency, the state news agency MENA said on Feb 27, through its text message service. Picture taken September 24, 2010. REUTERS/Chip East/Files (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.N. Secretary General Ban speaks to U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Rice before voting on a resolution at U.N. headquarters in New York

    U.N. Secretary General Ban speaks to U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Rice before voting on a resolution at U.N. headquarters in New York

    Posted: 2/26/2011 8:49:32 PM EST
    United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon (R) speaks to U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Susan Rice before voting on a resolution during a United Nations Security Council diplomat meeting on Libya at U.N. headquarters in New York February 26, 2011. The U.N. Security Council on Saturday unanimously imposed travel bans and asset freezes on Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, members of his family and inner circle. REUTERS/ Joshua Lott (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)