WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 19: Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) answers reporters' questions during a brief news conference after a House GOP caucus meeting at the U.S. Capitol December 19, ... more 
WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 19: Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) answers reporters' questions during a brief news conference after a House GOP caucus meeting at the U.S. Capitol December 19, 2011 in Washington, DC. Boehner said he expects the House to reject a short-term plan to extend the tax cuts for another two months that passe the Senate last week. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) less 
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Mon, Dec 19, 2011 9:21 PM EST