Hastert’s resignation effective 10:59 PM CST today.

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"Hastert’s resignation effective 10:59 PM CST today."

After announcing his resignation on Nov. 15, Rep. Dennis Hastert (R-IL) today formally handed in his letter of resignation, which goes into effect at 10:59 PM CST tonight. A special election will be held to fill his position on Feb. 5. See the full letter HERE.

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