White House: Not Much Support For Delay

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White House: Not much support for Delay: "Let the Legal Process work."

While fielding questions today, Scotty and the President didn't give Tom Delay a ringing show of support today. He said he's a good leader, but...

Q: ..the president's reaction and especially when you have so many legislative things you want to move forward?

Scotty: Sure..I think that the president's view is that we need to let the legal process work. There's a process in place and we'll let that work.

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That's it. Let the legal process work? Scotty quickly moved on to Helen Thomas. Yes, Helen Thomas. It seems to me that after it was revealed that Karl Rove was involved with the Valerie Plame investigation, the W.H. is being very careful what they say now about Tom Delay.

Here's a Chronology of Tom Delay. Duncan reminds us: "CNN mentioned about 50 times that Ronnie Earle was a partisan Democrat. "Earle says local prosecution is fundamental and points out that 11 of the 15 politicians he has prosecuted over the years were Democrats." AmericaBlog has more..


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