White House press secretary Jay Carney briefs reporters at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

 

              White House press secretary Jay Carney briefs reporters at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
White House press secretary Jay Carney briefs reporters at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)