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FILE â In this Feb. 6, 2013, file photo House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, repeats his call for President Obama to submit a budget proposal to Congress during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, the day after President Barack Obama urged Congress on to pass targeted short-term spending cuts and higher taxes as a way to put off sweeping, automatic cuts that would slice deeply into military and domestic programs starting March 1. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)