September 29, 2005

TOM DELAY UPDATE: Howard Kurtz has a roundup, and so does Joe Gandelman, who observes: “Now, as DeLay becomes the first House leader to go on trial in a century, the GOP is at a perilous crossroads — and so are the Democrats.”

I think we’ll see more of this late-1990s-style ethics warfare come around again. It’s a pretty standard second-term phenomenon.