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U.S. House Speaker John Boehner resigns citing Pope Francis’ message to Congress as a crystallizing moment in his decision

He is third in line for presidency after the vice president, one of the most powerful positions in Washington, and for months has been lambasted for his failure to take a harder stance on conservative causes such as defunding Planned Parenthood. Today in a shocking announcement, House Speaker John Boehner announced his resignation as the

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