Read about Tom DeLay, aka "The Hammer", being convicted on Yahoo. com.
The article calls him "one of the most powerful and feared Republicans in Congress".
WHY should anyone in congress be feared?
"This case is a message from the citizens of the state of Texas that the public officials they elect to represent them must do so honestly and ethically, and if not, they'll be held accountable," Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg said after the verdict.