Resignation

Watch: Trump calls on Rep. Ilhan Omar to resign
 

President Donald Trump called for the resignation of Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar on Tuesday, following days of controversy over a tweet from the congresswoman that was panned as anti-Semitic by both Republicans and Democrats. Omar apologized for the tweet Monday.

“What she said is so deep-seated in her heart that her lame apology … was just not appropriate,” Trump said at a cabinet meeting.

‘Conyers Should Resign’ Says Pelosi
 

Boehner: No Decision on Timing of Leadership Elections
 

Speaker John A. Boehner on Tuesday said no decisions had yet been made on when to hold elections for GOP leadership positions, but said he hoped to have a decision later this week.

CQ Now: Jane Norman Looks Ahead at a Post-Boehner Congress (Podcast)
 

Pelosi on Boehner: 'Indication of Disarray' of House GOP
 

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Friday said Speaker John A. Boehner’s resignation announcement “is a stark indication of the disarray of the House Republicans,” before pivoting to Pope Francis’ Thursday address to lawmakers and the need to avoid a government shutdown next week.