Newly elected House Speaker Boehner swears into office the members of the 112th United States Congress on the opening day of their session on Capitol Hill in Washington

 
Newly elected House Speaker Boehner swears into office the members of the 112th United States Congress on the opening day of their session on Capitol Hill in Washington
Newly elected House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) swears into office the members of the 112th United States Congress on the opening day of their session on Capitol Hill in Washington, January 5, 2011. Republicans are taking control of the U.S. House of Representatives since winning a majority in the November U.S. Congressional mid-term elections. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)