House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California, speaks at a news conference on the fiscal cliff negotiations on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Photo by: Jacquelyn Martin

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California, speaks at a news conference on the fiscal cliff negotiations on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)