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2006-03-08 00:55:00

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Embattled U.S. Rep. Tom DeLay won handily in the Republican primary for his congressional seat on Tuesday, taking 61 percent of the votes against three opponents.

2006-03-01 21:52:27

By James Vicini WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Supreme Court justices appeared unimpressed on Wednesday with arguments that politics was behind a plan engineered by Republican U.S. Rep. Tom DeLay's plan to redraw Texas congressional boundaries. "Wow.

2006-03-01 19:09:54

By James Vicini WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Supreme Court justices appeared unimpressed on Wednesday with arguments that politics was behind a plan engineered by Republican U.S. Rep. Tom DeLay's plan to redraw Texas congressional boundaries. "Wow.

2006-03-01 15:38:29

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - There has been no decision yet to delay a scheduled Senate vote this month on a bill threatening China with steep U.S. tariffs on its exports if Beijing does not revalue its currency, a spokesman for one of the two Senate sponsors of the bill said on Wednesday.

2006-03-01 12:35:00

He has been indicted, rebuked and dethroned from his Republican leadership perch, but Tom DeLay's fight for re-election to Congress could be the biggest challenge in a long political career.

2006-02-24 12:52:19

Please read in 12th paragraph, "Abdul Qadeer Khan," instead of "Abdl Qadeer Khan" By Caroline Drees, Security Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House on Friday welcomed the delay of a contested deal for a state-owned Arab company to operate terminals at six U.S.

2006-02-24 12:50:06

Please read in 12th paragraph, "Abdul Qadeer Khan," instead of "Abdl Qadeer Khan" By Caroline Drees, Security Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House on Friday welcomed the delay of a contested deal for a state-owned Arab company to operate terminals at six U.S.

2006-02-10 18:27:57

By Thomas Ferraro CAMBRIDGE, Maryland (Reuters) - President Bush was closely questioned by fellow Republicans on his policy on Iran, health care, immigration and other hot-button issues on Friday at a closed meeting meant to rally party members for this year's congressional elections.

2006-02-09 22:51:16

By Thomas Ferraro CAMBRIDGE, Maryland (Reuters) - Republicans in the House of Representatives, rocked by ethics scandals, met in a secluded Maryland town on Thursday, hoping to regroup under new leadership and position themselves to retain power in November's elections.

2006-02-09 18:54:39

By Andy Sullivan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Jack Abramoff said in correspondence made public on Thursday that President Bush met him "almost a dozen" times, disputing White House claims Bush did not know the former lobbyist at the center of a corruption scandal.


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