boehner resigning

The next House speaker may be more receptive to GOP hard-liners.
And they wouldn't mind saying "see you later" to Mitch McConnell, too.
When House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) announced he would resign his speakership on Friday, he did so at a bittersweet moment. The sweet part is that 20 years of trying, the former altar boy finally got a pope to address Congress, an achievement that so moved him he practically wept through the entire event.