In the midst of the tussling among Republicans over which is worse, a government shutdown or funding Planned Parenthood, John Boehner has apparently decided he’s had enough. The right-wingers are cheering, even though they’re not in a position to get one of their own into the slot. How will this affect politics on Capitol Hill these next few years?
Republicans react: http://www.politico.com/video/2015/09/159025-boehner-gop-reaction-027164
The Majority Leader who wants to take his place: http://www.politico.com/story/2015/09/kevin-mccarthy-john-boehner-house-republicans-214125
Elsewhere in the House: http://www.politico.com/blogs/the-gavel