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John Boehner: GOP Opponents 'Not Realistic'

Posted on AllSides September 27th, 2015
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House Speaker John Boehner, who announced of Friday he will be stepping down and resigning from Congress on October 30, said his more conservative opponents are not being realistic about how things are accomplished in Washington.

The tea party wing of the party has had its sights set on Boehner for quite some time, and he was only narrowly re-elected speaker in 2013. Conservative members have reportedly been plotting to force him to step down amid the debate over defunding Planned Parenthood.

Appearing Sunday on "Face the Nation," Boehner said...

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