House Speaker John A. Boehner of Ohio addresses reporters on the fiscal cliff negotiations on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. Boehner says President Obama should support a Republican plan to avoid January tax increases on everyone but those earning over $1 million. Boehner says if Obama doesn't support the measure, the president will be responsible for what he calls "the largest tax increase in history." (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

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House Speaker John A. Boehner of Ohio addresses reporters on the fiscal cliff negotiations on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. Boehner says President Obama should support a Republican plan to avoid January tax increases on everyone but those earning over $1 million. Boehner says if Obama doesn't support the measure, the president will be responsible for what he calls "the largest tax increase in history." (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)