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5:22 pm
Mon June 1, 2015

Hastert judge gave money to ex-speaker's campaign

Federal records indicate the judge overseeing the hush-money case of former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert donated $1,500 to the then-Illinois congressman's re-election campaigns.

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5:59 pm
Wed February 20, 2013

Jesse Jackson Jr. pleads guilty to federal charges

Ex-Congressman Jesse Jackson Junior and his wife, Sandi, are both pleading guilty to federal criminal charges Wednesday. As IPR’s Alex Keefe reports, the government also released new details in the case.

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