It's about time.
If you want to take a little break from politics on Facebook - you may want to consider one of these:
1. Download 'Remove all politics from FB Chrome extension - A Google Chrome extension called “Remove All Politics From Facebook” gives Facebook users the ability to turn political posts “on” and “off.”
2. “Social Fixer” works on multiple browsers, including Safari and Firefox, and it gives you the ability to customize your Facebook feed. “Social Fixer” allows users to hide stories by keyword, author or application in addition to giving users the option to organize their feed into tabs.
3. Unfollow your friend - You can “unfollow” a user by hovering your mouse over their Facebook post and clicking “Unfollow”
Directions on how to do this and links are found at this article from CBS News