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Thursday, October 5, 2006

What Denny said . . .

Posted By on Thu, Oct 5, 2006 at 8:37 PM

There have been several national news reports, including the AP, ABC News and other outlets that erroneously reported that House Speaker Hastert "took full responsibility" for the cover-up of Mark Foley's pedophilia.

Those reports are incorrect.

What Hastert actually said in his Illinois remarks earlier today (watch the videotape) was, "We take responsibility . . . "

All this stuff about his quotation of Harry Truman's "The Buck Stops Here" remark misinterpret what he actually meant: The buck stops somewhere over there.

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