(Richard Drew/ AP)

Mark Foley dining at P.J. Clarke’s Wednesday night with a party of four. Purple shirt. Smiled broadly as the room recognized him when he walked in. What brought the former congressman (you know, the one who resigned over inappropriate texts and emails in ’06, when that kind of thing was still novel) back to D.C.? (He’s now a talk-radio host in Florida.) “Who doesn’t love to visit our nation’s capital?” he told us.