Dennis Hastert

Dennis Hastert Indicted, Accused Of Lying To FBI

May 28, 2015

Federal prosecutors have announced bank-related charges against former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert. 

A statement from the U.S. attorney's office in Chicago says the 73-year-old Illinois Republican is accused of structuring the withdrawal of $952,000 in cash in order to evade the requirement that banks report cash transactions over $10,000. He's also accused of lying to the FBI.  

Hastert And Lipinski Discuss Election

Nov 9, 2012

Two former Congressman from northern Illinois held a political discussion Thursday night. Dennis Hastert and Bill Lipinski offered their thought's on this week's election.