John Boehner’s Resignation

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

 

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