FILE - In this Jan, 31, 2011 file photo, Smithsonian Secretary Wayne Clough speaks during a news conference in Washington. Budget cuts from Congress will soon reduce the number of free exhibitions on view each day at the Smithsonian Institution and will force unpaid leave for U.S. Park Police officers who guard the nation's monuments in Washington, New York City and elsewhere, agency officials told Congress on Tuesday. Clough testified Tuesday that the museum complex had made administrative cuts but must now reduce its security contract for gallery attendants because of the budget cuts. As a result, the Smithsonian can't keep all galleries open at once and will begin rolling gallery closures after May 1. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

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FILE - In this Jan, 31, 2011 file photo, Smithsonian Secretary Wayne Clough speaks during a news conference in Washington. Budget cuts from Congress will soon reduce the number of free exhibitions on view each day at the Smithsonian Institution and will force unpaid leave for U.S. Park Police officers who guard the nation's monuments in Washington, New York City and elsewhere, agency officials told Congress on Tuesday. Clough testified Tuesday that the museum complex had made administrative cuts but must now reduce its security contract for gallery attendants because of the budget cuts. As a result, the Smithsonian can't keep all galleries open at once and will begin rolling gallery closures after May 1. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
FILE - In this Jan, 31, 2011 file photo, Smithsonian Secretary Wayne Clough speaks during a news conference in Washington. Budget cuts from Congress will soon reduce the number of free exhibitions on view each day at the Smithsonian Institution and will force unpaid leave for U.S. Park Police officers who guard the nation's monuments in Washington, New York City and elsewhere, agency officials told Congress on Tuesday. Clough testified Tuesday that the museum complex had made administrative cuts but must now reduce its security contract for gallery attendants because of the budget cuts. As a result, the Smithsonian can't keep all galleries open at once and will begin rolling gallery closures after May 1. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
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