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Dennis Hastert

  1. Dennis Hastert Is Sentenced to 15 Months in PrisonThe former Speaker pleaded guilty last fall to charges stemming from illegal bank withdrawals he used as hush money to cover up sex-abuse allegations.
  2. crimes and misdemeanors
    Prosecutors: Hastert Abused at Least 4 Teen BoysThe former Republican congressman is about to face sentencing for illegally structured bank withdrawals, which were allegedly made to pay off one of his victims.
  3. crimes and misdemeanors
    Dennis Hastert Had a Stroke Shortly After Pleading Guilty in Hush-Money CaseThe former House Speaker has been in the hospital ever since. 
  4. crimes and misdemeanors
    Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert Reportedly Plans on Pleading GuiltyA plea bargain was announced today. 
  5. the national circus
    Who Else Knew About Dennis Hastert’s Cover-Up?As the investigations widens, the question remains whether anyone in Congress knew what the former Speaker was trying to hide.
  6. obituaries
    Scandal Kills the ‘Hastert Rule’; Congressional Gridlock Expected to SurviveThe term “the majority of the majority” lives on.