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Boehner Thanks Pence for Service as GOP Conf. Chair

Photo Courtesy - Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- House Republican Leader John Boehner thanked Rep. Mike Pence for his service as the GOP Conference Chairman in a statement Wednesday.

The statement comes after Pence announced he would not seek re-election to the post.

"He has done an outstanding job as our conference chairman, and on behalf of all House Republicans, I thank him for his service on the leadership team," Boehner said.

In a statement, Pence cited, "new opportunities to serve Indiana and our nation in the years ahead," for his decision not to seek re-election.

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