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Jerry Cornfield | jcornfield@heraldnet.com
Published: Friday, October 18, 2013, 8:41 a.m.

Former House Speaker Tom Foley has died

Former House Speaker Tom Foley has died, according to numerous reports.

SeattlePI.com's Joel Connelly wrote this morning of the death of the longtime Eastern Washington leader who had been in deteriorating health for months. Foley was 84.

Foley served in Congress for three decades including his stint as Speaker of the House of Representatives from 1989-95.



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