Sen. Joe Lieberman, Connecticut independent (left) accompanied by House Speaker John A. Boehner of Ohio, speaks Wednesday during a news conference to explain the revived D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program. (Associated Press)

Sen. Joe Lieberman, Connecticut independent (left) accompanied by House Speaker John A. Boehner of Ohio, speaks Wednesday during a news conference to explain the revived D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program. (Associated Press)