The cuts would strip $85 billion from federal agencies over the next seven months.
President Obama spoke to the National Governors Association this morning at the White House.
On Sunday, the White House released a report detailing how the spending cuts would affect each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia.
President Obama is calling for a combination of tax hikes and spending cuts to replace the so-called sequester. Republicans are against any tax increases.
Gover Jindal, who Chairs the Republican Governors Association says the President needs to stop with the scare tactics.