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Politics / DeLay Indictment #804214

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 28, 2005
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(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Linda Douglass) The indictment of Representative Tom DeLay for violating Texas state campaign finance laws featured; details given about the funneling of corporate money into state legislative campaigns. [DeLAY - says "I have done nothing wrong"; calls the indictment a sham & a baseless charge.] [Travis County district attorney Ronnie EARLE†- says corporate money cannot be given to candidates in Texas.] [Prosecutor Chris LEWIS - calls it a "skeleton indictment."]

(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas; Washington: George Stephanopoulos) The politics of the DeLay indictment & the blow of the case to the Republican Party discussed.

Vargas, Elizabeth;
Douglass, Linda;
Stephanopoulos, George

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