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Boehner on Rivera: 'We're waiting to see how this plays out'



rivera.jpgHouse Speaker John Boehner is taking a cautious approach to growing questions about freshman Republican Rep. David Rivera of Miami.

"As I understand the allegations against Mr. Rivera, they don't involve any of his congressional service," Boehner said at a news conference Wednesday. "These were activities that took place before he was elected. And I think we're waiting to see how this plays out."


[Last modified: Thursday, January 27, 2011 6:26pm]


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