WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 13: Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) returns to the U.S. Capitol after meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House December 13, 2012 in Washington, DC. Boehner met with the president in negotiations over the so-called "fiscal cliff," where automatic tax increases kick in at year's end if government leaders don't reach an agreement. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)