jump to last post 1-2 of 2 discussions (4 posts)

John Boehner will resign from Congress

  1. IslandBites profile image86
    IslandBitesposted 13 months ago

    John Boehner will resign from his position at the end of october.

    What do you think is really behind this?

    1. rhamson profile image75
      rhamsonposted 13 months ago in reply to this

      Tea Party.

    2. GA Anderson profile image87
      GA Andersonposted 13 months ago in reply to this

      Party politics of course.

      My impression is that he was in for a battle he could not ensure he would win, (a no-confidence vote from his fellow Republicans), plus he saw the fortunes of the party diminishing among non-extremist  Republicans, eroding to a point of a choice on which forkinf the road to take.

      I think his departure is a good thing.


  2. colorfulone profile image86
    colorfuloneposted 13 months ago

    I have asked for John Boehner's resignation along with many others.   
    This is good news.