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The Pending Departure of Tom DeLay

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The Pending Departure of Tom DeLay

The Pending Departure of Tom DeLay

The Pending Departure of Tom DeLay

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Former House Majority Leader Tom Delay (R-TX) tells his constituents he will not run for re-election and plans to leave Congress within months. The decision brings a turbulent political career to an end.

Guests:

Mike Allen, reporter with Time magazine; interviewed DeLay Monday about quitting his congressional race.

Ron Elving, NPR Washington editor.