House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio walks to the House floor on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, as the lame duck 112th Congress began. (AP Photo/Harry Hamburg)

 

              House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio walks to the House floor on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, as the lame duck 112th Congress began. (AP Photo/Harry Hamburg)
House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio walks to the House floor on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, as the lame duck 112th Congress began. (AP Photo/Harry Hamburg)