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Boehner Wins Leadership Race


Rep. John Boehner (R.-Ohio), chairman of the House Education and Workforce Committee, will become the new House majority leader after defeating Acting Majority Leader Roy Blunt (R.-Mo.) in a runoff today.

Stay tuned for more details.

UPDATE — 1:58 p.m.: The Associated Press reports that Boehner defeated Blunt, 122-109.