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John Boehner Lights Capitol Christmas Tree At Ceremony
WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 04: The 2012 Capitol Christmas Tree is seen after U.S. Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) lit it up with Ryan Shuster, a senior at Discovery Canyon Campus in Colorado Spring, Colorado, December 4, 2012 at the West Front Lawn of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. The year's tree is a 65-foot Engelmann spruce from the Blanco Ranger District of the White River National Forest in Colorado. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Boehner lights Christmas tree on Capitol Hill

December 5, 2012

U.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner brought a little light to Washington D.C. as he was on hand to turn on the lights of the official Capitol Hill Christmas tree.