House Speaker John A. Boehner, Ohio Republican, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Photo by: J. Scott Applewhite

House Speaker John A. Boehner, Ohio Republican, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)