FILE - In this April 14, 1959, file photo Republican President Dwight Eisenhower chats Democrat House Speaker Sam Rayburn, D-Tex., during a bell tower dedication ceremony in Washington. Eisenhower got... more 
FILE - In this April 14, 1959, file photo Republican President Dwight Eisenhower chats Democrat House Speaker Sam Rayburn, D-Tex., during a bell tower dedication ceremony in Washington. Eisenhower got along better with Rayburn than with leaders of his own party. Democrat Speaker Tip O’Neill and Republican Ronald Reagan famously would bury the hatchet after 6 p.m. On Saturday, june 18, 2011, President Barack Obama and Republican Speaker John Boehner will add their own chapter on the golf links, political opposites each trying to put a ball in the same hole. (AP Photo) less 
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