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Senate Budget Committee Chair Patty Murray, D-WA, holds up a layoff... News PhotoAdvice,Downsizing,Government,Horizontal,Politics,Press Conference,USA,United States Senate,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPSenate Budget Committee Chair Patty Murray, D-WA, (R) holds up a layoff notification during a news conference at the US Capitol on the eve of the budget sequester on February 28, 2013 in Washington, DC. The broad US 'sequester' spending cuts that take effect beginning Friday will slow growth in the world's biggest economy and hit the global economy, the International Monetary Fund said Thursday. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)