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Troubles Mount for DeLay

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Troubles Mount for DeLay

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Troubles Mount for DeLay

Troubles Mount for DeLay

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Political groups are reported to have paid House Majority Leader Tom DeLay's wife and daughter $500,000 in recent years. Added to ongoing ethics investigations, the news stirs speculation that DeLay has become a drag on the Republican party. Ross Ramsey, executive editor of Texas Weekly, offers more details.