Ethics Isn't A Partisan Issue

At least, not to me. After the long-ish post regarding Tom Delay below, I realized that it's been some time since he was in the forefront of (or in fact anywhere near) the national political conversation, while someone who is very much still a part of it undergoes his own ethics trial right now, unfolding as we speak. Of course, I'm talking about Charlie Rangel, the 21-term(!) congressman from...

Dancing With The Truth

  **UPDATE Wed. 11/24** Well, THAT sure didn’t take long: A Texas jury has convicted former House majority leader Tom DeLay, once one of the most powerful Republicans in Congress, on money laundering and conspiracy charges. DeLay, a former No. 2 House GOP leader, faces five to 99 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000 on the money laundering charge. Best part? This: He appeared...