The United States debt-ceiling crisis of 2011 was a stage in the ongoing political
debate in the ... The debt ceiling had routinely been raised in the past without
partisan ... the GAO's estimat...
Tom DeLay said that a nation without partisanship would be tyranny.
Jun 9, 2006 ... Former House majority leader Tom DeLay (R-Tex.) said goodbye to Congress
yesterday in typical fighting form, ... departure with a bit of the partisanship he
would extol in his speech. ... It wasn't all fire-breathing; DeLay, a foster parent,
spoke eloquently about the nation's dysfunctional child-welfare system.
Jun 9, 2006 ... WASHINGTON, June 8 — Representative Tom DeLay personifies the word "
unapologetic. ... "I did a good job," said Mr. DeLay, the linchpin of the House
Republican ... "You show me a nation without partisanship, and I'll show you a
tyranny," ... "I would imagine that I would be their worst ni...
Apr 30, 2004 ... The bitter partisan feelings that resulted from the nearly tied election have only
intensified since then, leaving the nation with deep political divisions as it faces
another ..... as does House Republican leader Tom DeLay of Texas, he says. ... “
However shrinking, there still are some voters without firm roots in ...
Apr 18, 2013 ... Thomas Dale DeLay, the former Republican member of the U.S. .... then the
representative will be able to vote against the party without reprisal. ... On a 2003
trip to Israel, DeLay toured the nation and addressed members of the Knesset. ...
No one close to DeLay could say he made other attempts to serve, ...
And then there is House majority leader Tom DeLay. .... he has put them in the
service of a zero-sum game, the blood sport of partisan politics. ... be as
successful as Tom DeLay has been without having some redeeming qualities,”
says the ..... and its economy would make it the nation's third-best address for
managerial and .....
Dec 8, 2003 ... When does gerrymandering become a threat to democracy? ... of the state house,
and Tom DeLay, the Houston-area congressman who serves as ... DeLay said
that the current makeup of the congressional delegation did not .... DeLay's mid-
cycle reapportionment may be without precedent, but Democrats ...
Oct 1, 2013 ... By Tom Cohen, CNN ... Shutdown could hurt nation's veterans 02:04 ... The
Senate voted to table House amendments that would have delayed the individual
... Without congressional approval of new spending legislation, parts of the ... We
expect more from our Congress," said Vick Temple, a worker for the ...
Instead, partisanship reigned as the nation was again plunged into a foreign
crisis ... "If there be any among us," Jefferson said, "who would wish to dissolve
this ... became possible without destruction, and government could go forward
with the ..... His strategy was one of delay and maneuver improvised to meet