Tom DeLay to Resign from Congress
April 4, 2006 Former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay plans to give up his seat, one week after one of the Texas Republican's top aides pleaded guilty in the corruption investigation of lobbyist Jack Abramoff. In addition to a tough battle for re-election, DeLay is facing corruption charges in Texas.
April 4, 2006 Ethics issues have swirled around Rep. Tom DeLay, R-Texas, since he was elected House majority leader in 2002.
March 8, 2006 Former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay's victory in the Texas Republican primary was surprisingly easy, given the various scandals with which he's currently associated. That leads Political Editor Ken Rudin to question the extent of dissatisfaction with the influential lawmaker within the GOP.
January 7, 2006 U.S. Rep. Tom DeLay (R-TX) clears the way for end-of-the-month leadership elections among Republicans eager to shed the taint of scandal. He tells fellow Republicans he will focus on clearing his name. He faces charges of campaign finance violations in his home state.
December 6, 2005 One fact that isn't in dispute about the indictments against former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay on conspiracy charges: The Texas Republican and his fundraising machine changed the face of Texas politics. Trouble is, he may have broken the law in the process.
October 4, 2005 The Republican party has had to absorb some tough political blows. President Bush saw low approval ratings following Hurricane Katrina. His choice to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor has come under criticism from some conservatives. And House Majority Leader Tom Delay has recently been indicted on money laundering. How is the GOP reacting to recent troubles?