Speaker of the House http://wamc.org en House re-elects Boehner speaker http://wamc.org/post/house-re-elects-boehner-speaker <p></p><p>WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has re-elected embattled Republican John Boehner speaker.</p><p>The Ohio lawmaker won a second, two-year term as leader with 220 votes, losing just a handful of votes in the Republican-controlled chamber.</p><p>The election of the speaker came as the House and Senate ushered in a new Congress Thursday.</p><p>Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.</p> Thu, 03 Jan 2013 19:12:58 +0000 Associated Press 55005 at http://wamc.org House re-elects Boehner speaker