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National Governors Association 2013 Winter Meeting opening session is presided by Chairman Gov. Jack Markell of Delaware, standing at podium, in Washington, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013. States are grappling with a wave of uncertainty from Washington and facing the potential of spending cuts from the so-called "sequester" as they try to climb out of tough economic conditions. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)