Tip O'Neill's Tip for Boehner

When House Speaker John Boehner returns to Washington in 10 days, he will be haunted by the specter of his Republican predecessor, Representative Dennis Hastert of Illinois.

When House Speaker John Boehner returns to Washington in 10 days, he will be haunted by the specter of his Republican predecessor, Representative Dennis Hastert of Illinois. Instead, Boehner should use the Democratic speaker of several decades earlier as a model.

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