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No state will go unscathed, Obama warns

Fight cuts, governors told

Posted: February 26, 2013 at 12:37 a.m.

President Barack Obama addresses the National Governors Association, including Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe (on Obama’s right), in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington on Monday.

President Barack Obama urged the nation’s governors to pressure Congress for a deal to avoid automatic spending cuts scheduled to begin Friday, telling them the impact would be felt in every state.

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House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, is accompanied by fellow members of the House GOP leadership (from left) Rep. Lynn Jenkin... (By: J. SCOTT APPLEWHITE) (Credit: AP)

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