It occurs to me that the recent revelations about Dennis Hastert answer questions I have had since he was speaker.
Conservatives like myself were apoplectic during Hastert’s time as speaker of the House. We watched as the Republican leadership caved and the “Culture of Corruption” was exposed. This led to the debacle of 2006. Now it seems clear Hastert was being leveraged the entire time. There is no way in Washington that his past indiscretions were a secret to the people who would not hesitate to use it against him. My question is: Who in the GOP knew ... continue reading »