Wilson Statement on Congressman Tom DeLay’s Announcement

Jan 7, 2005
Press Release
Today, Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) made the following statement regarding Congressman Tom DeLay’s announcement that he will permanently step down as Majority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives:


“Throughout his remarkable career, Tom DeLay has honorably served the people of Texas and our country. He is one of the most effective and dedicated public servants I have ever had the opportunity to work with and I am honored to be his friend. By announcing today that he will permanently step down as Majority Leader, Tom has once again put the interests of the American people before his own self interests.”


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