The Campaign Spot

Election-driven news and views . . . by Jim Geraghty.

Hastert will endorse Romney, for whatever that’s worth


Somebody with a familiar name reports that former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert is endorsing Romney.

If Hastert were still speaker, and if he hadn’t become associated with having no idea what was going on with Mark Foley, and completely fumbling the response and public statements in the aftermath, this endorsement would really mean something.

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