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** FILE ** In this Oct. 16, 2013, file photo Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner, R-Ohio, pumps his fist as he leaves a meeting with House Republicans on Capitol Hill in Washington during the third week of the partial federal government shutdown. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci, File)
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** FILE ** In this Oct. 16, 2013, file photo Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner, R-Ohio, pumps his fist as he leaves a meeting with House Republicans on Capitol Hill in Washington during the third week of the partial federal government shutdown. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci, File)

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