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DeLay: The Reckoning

The Washington Post‘s front page piece on DeLay’s departure is the best follow-up to DeLay’s decision. The Post reports that DeLay had been thinking of dropping out for the last four months, but that he wanted to win the primary in order to ensure that none of his Republican challengers there made it through, since “he considered his three Republican challengers gadflies and traitors.”

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