House Speaker mixes birthday with Turkey Day

WE HEAR: Rep. John BoehnerJohn BoehnerIn House GOP, Ryan endorsement of Trump seen as inevitable House GOP faces dilemma on spending bills Overnight Finance: Puerto Rico bill clears panel | IRS chief vows to finish term | Bill would require nominees to release tax returns MORE celebrated Thanksgiving a little early this year. 

 Although the Ohio Republican turned 62 on Nov. 17, a week before the holiday, he marked the milestone with a Thanksgiving-themed lunch with his staff. 

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The early Turkey Day has become a tradition for the Speaker of the House.

 No word on whether BoehnerJohn BoehnerIn House GOP, Ryan endorsement of Trump seen as inevitable House GOP faces dilemma on spending bills Overnight Finance: Puerto Rico bill clears panel | IRS chief vows to finish term | Bill would require nominees to release tax returns MORE has any birthday leftovers for the real deal this Thursday.