Outgoing House Speaker Pelosi and outgoing House Majority Leader Hoyer look on on the opening day of the 112th United States Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington

 
Outgoing House Speaker Pelosi and outgoing House Majority Leader Hoyer look on on the opening day of the 112th United States Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington
Outgoing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (in blue) and outgoing House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (L) look on during the election of John Boehner as the new Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives on the opening day of the 112th United States Congress 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)