By Bernie Becker - 03/04/13 01:36 PM EST
Divisions on other issues means GOP less likely to yield on spending.
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Brazilian president pushes back on claims she's no fan of business.
Financial backers of Obama in line for plum ambassadorships.
Top European officials demand more budget cuts.