John Boehner Loses the Grammarian Vote

U.S. Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) listens during a media availability after a House Republican Conference meeting December 18, 2012 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Speaker Boehner announced that he is moving to a plan B to solve the fiscal cliff issue and he will put a bill on the floor that increases taxes for people whose incomes are more than one million dollars. Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images

"Boehner told Republicans in a closed-meeting Tuesday that the House doesn’t need to pass a third sequester replacement bill before the 'Senate gets off their ass and passes it once.'" —Politico.