--Full House to Vote tor New Speaker Oct 29; Other Leaders Elected Later
WASHINGTON (MNI) - House Speaker John Boehner said Monday that House
Republicans will vote Thursday to select his successor as the party leader, and
the full House will vote October 29 to ratify this choice to become Speaker.
"On Thursday, October 8th, the members of the House Republican Conference
will meet to elect our nominee for Speaker. After the new Speaker is elected on
October 29th, the members of our Conference will select the rest of their
leadership team," Boehner said in a statement.
"The new Speaker will establish the date for these additional leadership