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Play this game to see what it's like to be John Boehner

Andrew Prokop is a senior politics correspondent at Vox, covering the White House, elections, and political scandals and investigations. He’s worked at Vox since the site’s launch in 2014, and before that, he worked as a research assistant at the New Yorker’s Washington, DC, bureau.

After a difficult five-year tenure as speaker of the House, John Boehner has announced his plans to step down. Yet Republicans are having difficulty coming up with someone who wants to replace him. If you want to understand why, how about trying your hand at his job?

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