Former Speaker Of The House Indicted For Hidden PaymentsPlay
Dennis Hastert, the longest-serving Republican House Speaker in U.S. history, was indicted by prosecutors for payments he made to an unnamed individual to cover up "past misconduct."
Meanwhile, current lawmakers are returning to Washington this weekend for an unusual vote.
NPR's Ron Elving discusses the latest news on Capitol Hill with Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson.
- Ron Elving, senior Washington editor and correspondent for NPR. He tweets @NPRelving.
This segment aired on May 29, 2015.