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WATCH LIVE: House Speaker John Boehner to resign

(RNN) - John Boehner, the Speaker of the House for more than four years, will resign at the end of October, according to his aides.

Boehner, the 53rd Speaker of the House, has held the position since Jan. 5, 2011 and was House Minority Leader for five years prior to that. He has been the U.S. Representative from Ohio's 8th District since 2001.

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