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House Speaker Boehner Re-elected Despite Dissent from Republican Caucusi
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January 04, 2013
Following a rough first term, with battles over taxes and spending cuts, Speaker of the House of Representatives John Boehner has won re-election to that post. Analysts say the Republican leader will likely face more turbulence, with some members of his own party rebelling against him and any compromise with President Barack Obama and Democrats. VOA Congressional Correspondent Cindy Saine reports from Capitol Hill, where a brand new House and Senate have been sworn in.]]

House Speaker Boehner Re-elected Despite Dissent from Republican Caucus

Published January 03, 2013

Following a rough first term, with battles over taxes and spending cuts, Speaker of the House of Representatives John Boehner has won re-election to that post. Analysts say the Republican leader will likely face more turbulence, with some members of his own party rebelling against him and any compromise with President Barack Obama and Democrats. VOA Congressional Correspondent Cindy Saine reports from Capitol Hill, where a brand new House and Senate have been sworn in.]]