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Former Rep. Mark Foley, the Florida Republican who was driven from office in 2006 amid scandal, said Wednesday he is not a pedophile.
By The Associated Press WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Former U.S. Rep.
The Associated Press WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. Former U.S. Rep. Mark Foley isn't expected to face charges after a lengthy investigation into his lurid messages to underage congressional pages, two federal law enforcement officials said Thursday.
By Thomas Ferraro WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A top Republican lawmaker brushed off bad poll numbers on Wednesday and said his party would surprise analysts and Democrats by strengthening its grip on the U.S. House of Representatives in November elections.
By Thomas Ferraro CAMBRIDGE, Maryland (Reuters) - President Bush was closely questioned by fellow Republicans on his policy on Iran, health care, immigration and other hot-button issues on Friday at a closed meeting meant to rally party members for this year's congressional elections.
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