The ‘Unprecedented Move’ a Conservative Congressman Just Took to Oust John Boehner From Leadership

A conservative congressman from North Carolina on Tuesday filed a motion to oust Speaker John Boehner from his leadership position.

House Speaker John Boehner. (AP Photo)

Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) filed a resolution to declare “the office of Speaker of House of Representatives vacant,” effectively stripping Boehner from his Speakership.

Meadows says he ran decision to challenge Boehner "by several people, my wife and my kids. There were a variety of responses

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