Reynolds convinced Foley to run for reelection.

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"Reynolds convinced Foley to run for reelection."

“A member of the House leadership told me that Foley…was considering not seeking a seventh term this year but that Rep. Tom Reynolds, chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC), talked him into running,” Bob Novak reports. According to Novak, this occured after Reynolds knew Foley sent inappropriate emails to a congressional page.

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