3,380 5 hours, 17 minutes House Proceeding House Session The House of Representatives convened on the first day of the 113th Congress. John Boehner (R-OH) was re-elected the speaker of the House with 220 votes. After he was sworn in, he swore in the members and delegates. The leaders of ... Read More » 99 20 minutes House Highlight House Leaders Remarks on the Opening of the 113th Congress Democratic Leader Pelosi (D-CA) and Speaker Boehner (R-OH) made remarks at the opening of the 113th Congress after they were re-elected as minority leader and speaker. Speaker Boehner was sworn in, and then he swore in the other members of the ... Read More » 71 56 minutes House Highlight 113th Congress Rules and Procedures Debate Members debated the rules and procedures under which the House of Representatives would operate during the 113th Congress. 29 51 seconds Vignette Re-Election of House Speaker Boehner The scene from the House floor was shown after the re-election of Representative John Boehner (R-OH) as speaker of the House as the votes were enumerated.