Friday, January 20, 2006

Texas Prosecutors Digging Around California

Texas prosecutors who have charged DeLay with campaign finance law violations are digging deeper and trying to piece together a $15,000 contribution to TRMPAC from a California based defense contractor--the same contractor that bought disgraced former Congressman Randy "Duke" Cunningham. This is what the prosecutors are looking for:

"On Thursday, Travis County prosecutors dug deeper into the Southern California connections to DeLay and Texans for a Republican Majority political action committee, subpoenaing a second round of records of any 'negotiations or agreements' that prompted the donation. They also asked for any communications about pending federal legislation that would have affected the firm."

Read more at the Austin American-Statesman.


  • Are you tracking these rumors of day trading inside DeLay's and Frist's offices? Not sure if it's true or not, but this one is going to be interesting to follow. Daily Kos has coverage at

    By Blogger David Elliot, at 3:43 PM  

  • The web of corruption just keeps getting bigger and bigger. Thanks.

    By Blogger Fred, at 5:02 PM  

  • Outside campaign funds to Delay from dirty contractors?

    Who would have thunk that....

    Senior pengaton advisor gets 12 years...espionage for Israel

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 5:53 PM  

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