Opening Act: Blago

Weigel
Reporting on Politics and Policy.
Dec. 8 2011 8:42 AM

Opening Act: Blago

My report from yesterday's big meet between Republican candidates and Republican Jews is here. Left on the cutting room flor: Newt wants new Congress to pass Obamacare/Dodd Frank repeal before 1/20/13, "so I can sign it at the inaugural."

Bob Livingston, who almost became speaker because of Gingrich's problems, says Gingrich has grown out of office.

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The Washington Times has a revealing interview with Mitt Romney.

Blago goes to jail.

David Weigel is a reporter for Bloomberg Politics

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