President Obama Delivers Address On Automatic Budget Cuts

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U.S. President Barack Obama, center right, speaks in the South Court... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Barack Obama,Budget,Congress,Debt,Economy,Eisenhower Executive Office Building,Government,Horizontal,International Landmark,Legislation,North America,Politics,Talking,The Americas,US President,USA,Washington DC,White House - Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergU.S. President Barack Obama, center right, speaks in the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Building next to the White House with emergency responders, right, in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013. Obama stepped up pressure on Congress to avert 'brutal' automatic $1.2 trillion in budget cuts set to kick in March 1, saying it would harm the economy and curtail vital services. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images