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Hearing from Hastert's Constituents

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Details continue to trickle out in the scandal over former Congressman Mark Foley, as well as House Speaker Dennis Hastert’s role in everything.

With Foley gone, the spotlight has swiveled onto Hastert.

One place where that’s especially true is the speaker’s Illinois congressional district, where he returned Tuesday night.

These days, Hastert’s constituents are watching closely and speculating about his political future.

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