"I was tried in the most liberal county in the state of Texas, and indeed in the United States." -- Tom Delay
Ah shucks, I am blushing with pride at his comments about the County where I live, although I don't know if that's true. Election results can be found here. Delay needs to realize, though, that if this was some kind of political partisan trumped-up thing that he would have fared a WHOLE lot worse. Yup.
DeLay: Conviction all about politics (MSNBC)
DeLay says he was victim of political prosecution (AP)
Delay: I was Tried in "Most Liberal County" in U.S. (CBS)