Tuesday, September 13, 2005

Two More DeLay Buddies Indicted

Today brought two more indictments of Tom DeLays PAC officials.

Grand Jury Indicts Two DeLay Associates

AUSTIN - Two associates of U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay were indicted Tuesday on additional felony charges of violating Texas election law and criminal conspiracy to violate election law for their role in the 2002 legislative races.

The indictment was just the latest from a grand jury investigating the use of corporate money in the campaigns that gave Republicans control of the Texas House.

Jim Ellis, who heads Americans for a Republican Majority, and John Colyandro, former executive director of Texans for a Republican Majority, already faced charges of money laundering in the case. Colyandro also faces 13 counts of unlawful acceptance of a corporate political contribution.

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1 comment:

Sigmund, Carl and Alfred said...

Good they got busted.

Not the same cache as Sandy Berger, but hey, if they are crooks- to hell with 'em.

I wanted to be the first to use the word verification thing.

It's an ego thing.