TIMELINE: John Boehner's political milestones

Posted at 2:28 PM, Sep 25, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-25 14:28:20-04

CINCINNATI -- A day after Pope Francis spoke to Congress, Speaker John Boehner announced he would resign Oct. 30.

Boehner has been a member of Congress for 25 years. Before that, he served in the Ohio state government and the Union Township government.

Check out the interactive timeline below to see some of the milestones of Boehner's career in politics: