S31 Ep5: Boehner: "There Was No one More Disappointed Than I

Aired: 2/12/2013 | 0:02:49 | Clip
On one of the biggest nights of his political career, House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) didn't have the votes he needed from his own party. So he gatheredHouse Republicans in a closed-door meeting and led a prayer. He recounts the failure of "Plan B" in this excerpt from "Cliffhanger," airing 2/12 on FRONTLINE.