FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2009, file photo Congressional leaders, from left, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer of Md., Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., and House ... more 
FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2009, file photo Congressional leaders, from left, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer of Md., Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., and House Minority Leader John Boehner of Ohio, walk together after their meeting with President Barack Obama to discuss Afghanistan and Pakistan at the White House in Washington. Boehner, the sole remaining House member from a clique of upstart freshmen, is poised to claim victory: If Republicans win control of the House in November's midterm elections, Boehner is expected to become the chamber's suavely dressed, Camel-smoking, golf-loving, bronze-skinned speaker. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File
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