Nightly News | October 18, 2013
>>> at a time when democrats and republicans aren't getting along a former speaker of the house ,s tom foley , has died. he was a politician who promised and delivered a return to bipartisanship when he became speaker in 1989 . he was swept out of office in the newt gingrich revolution. the first speaker to lose his seat since the civil war . he elater became president clinton 's ambassador to japan. he died of complications from a stroke. he was 84.