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Navy Admiral Mark E. Ferguson III, Vice Chief of Naval Operations,... News PhotoAdmiral,Capitol Hill,Government,Horizontal,Occupation,Organized Group,Politics,Talking,USA,United States Senate,Washington DC,WeaponPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPNavy Admiral Mark E. Ferguson III, Vice Chief of Naval Operations, speaks during a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on Capitol Hill February 12, 2013 in Washington, DC. The committee called Ashton B. Carter, Deputy Secretary of Defense, Robert F. Hale, Under Secretary of Defense and Comptroller, and the Joint Chiefs of Staff to testify about the effects of the impending spending cuts knows as sequestration which will go into effect on March 1. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)