Boehner's decision surprises folks back home in Ohio

FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2012, file photo, U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, right, presents his photo ID before casting his general election ballot at Ronald Reagan Lodge near his home in West Chester Township, Ohio, in the district he's represented since 1991 in western Ohio, north of Cincinnati and west of Columbus. Boehner abruptly informed fellow Republicans on Friday, Sept. 25, 2015, that he would resign from Congress at the end of October. (AP Photo/Al Behrman, File)WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — People in the Ohio district that House Speaker John Boehner has represented for decades were stunned Friday by his decision to step down, nearly 35 years after he first won election there as township trustee.

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