House Ethics Committee Criticizes DeLay

House ethics committee criticizes DeLay WASHINGTON (AP) — The House ethics committee Thursday said Majority Leader Tom DeLay acted improperly when

House ethics committee criticizes DeLay

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House ethics committee Thursday said Majority Leader Tom DeLay acted improperly when he tried to convince Rep. Nick Smith, R-Mich., to change his vote from "no" to "yes" on a bill to provide a Medicare prescription drug benefit.

The committee approved an investigative report that serves as "a public admonishment" against DeLay and Rep. Candice Miller, R-Mich. The committee also admonished Smith himself for failing to fully cooperate with the committee...


About John Amato

Comments

We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Please refer to our Terms of Service for information on our posting policy.