WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 09: U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-ME) (C) waits for an elevator after the Senate failed to pass legislation approved last month by the House that would cut $57 billion from the ... more 
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 09: U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-ME) (C) waits for an elevator after the Senate failed to pass legislation approved last month by the House that would cut $57 billion from the federal budget at the U.S. Capitol March 9, 2011 in Washington, DC. Lawmakers must agree to another spending bill by March 18 when the current temporary budgetary measure expires. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) less 
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Wed, Mar 9, 2011 5:04 PM EST