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The speaker laments the modern changes that have divided the House.
Former FEMA director's new book slams Bush, other pols, and the media.
The former House majority leader insists he is victim of authorities targeting his politics.
Many of those angry voters who showed up for the GOP want changes that are structurally difficult to achieve.
Sorry Tea Party types, but the Republicans are playing you for saps.
Republicans laugh off comparisons of President Obama and the Gipper.
Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert announced today that he won't run for re-election in 2008. The Illinois representative, who held the position of speaker longer than any other Republican, stepped down from his leadership post in 2006 after the Democrats took control of the House.