Is Turdblossom about to be flushed?
Each time a reporter testifies before the grand jury in the Plame investigation, Special Prosecutor Patrick Fitzgerarld puts
The tension is killing me. This is way better than any episode of Desperate Housewives. I don’t think I can wait until October 28 for
I always assumed Texas DA Ronnie Earle’s case against DeLay had to rest on the testimony of a co-conspirator who had flipped. I didn’t see any other way DeLay could get fingered. And then all his attorneys had to do was attack the credibility of that witness and turn it into a he said/he said thing. DeLay slithers out of the trap, damaged but not undone, loudly declaiming his innocence.
But now Blogging for President has posted a series of leaked documents that are producing so much smoke FEMA has sent in choppers to put out the fire.
Among other things, these emails and faxes indicate that
- Members of DeLay’s Texas PAC actively solicited contributions from corporations like Dow Chemical, Halliburton, and Reliant
- They personally handed these checks to DeLay, along with checks made out to DeLay’s national PAC
- DeLay’s fingers were in every dish, down to approving the list of invitees to a benefit banquet
It’s such a good document it might have to be fake. I’m sure the folks at Powerline blog are cooking up a conspiracy theory as I type this.
As one of the conspirators noted in an email, “I am confident we’ll be successful in this history making endeavor.” They’ll be making history, all right. Possibly from the cozy confines of a minimum security cell. I'm sure Judy Miller would be happy to offer some prison survival tips.
Even if Plamegate and DeLaygate fizzle, the Abramoff scandal may bring
Then the Bushies' biggest problem will be finding enough medals to pin on these clowns.