A resolution honoring Ohioan and Olympic athlete Jesse Owens has been approved by the U.S. Senate.
House Re-Elects Ohio Republican John Boehner Speaker
The House has re-elected embattled Ohio Republican John Boehner speaker.
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.
The election of the speaker came as the House and Senate ushered in a new Congress Thursday.