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Hastert Teaches Waubonsee Students About Government

one man addresses an audience as another looks on
Former U.S. Speaker of the House J. Dennis Hastert speaks to Waubonsee Community College students as Illinois House Minority Leader Tom Cross looks on. Hastert recently concluded his fourth leadership series with students at the college.

Former U.S. Speaker of the House J. Dennis Hastert recently finished up a leadership series with Waubonsee Community College students. 

Over the past month, 17 Waubonsee students learned about local, state and federal government through conversations with Hastert and three special guests — Illinois House Minority Leader Tom Cross, Village of Elburn Trustee and Mayer Brown Partner Ethan Hastert, and former U.S. Congressman Joe Walsh. 

This is the fourth series Hastert has led at Waubonsee.