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WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 29: House Speaker John Boehner holds his weekly news conference on Capitol Hill on July 29, 2015 in Washington, DC. During the press conference the Speaker listed the accomplishments of the Republican party that saved US tax payers trillions of dollars, but admitted much more needs to be done. (Photo by Astrid Riecken/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 29: House Speaker John Boehner holds his weekly news conference on Capitol Hill on July 29, 2015 in Washington, DC. During the press conference the Speaker listed the accomplishments of the Republican party that saved US tax payers trillions of dollars, but admitted much more needs to be done. (Photo by Astrid Riecken/Getty Images)

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John Boehner to resign as House Speaker

CNN's Dierdre Walsh reports House Speaker John Boehner announced to house Republicans that he plans to resign as speaker in October.

John Boehner to resign as House Speaker

CNN's Dierdre Walsh reports House Speaker John Boehner announced to house Republicans that he plans to resign as speaker in October.