The President unequivocally supported DeLay on national TV a month and a half ago, even after DeLay's indictments. Do we believe him tonight?
A hopeful society expects elected officials to uphold the public trust. Honorable people in both parties are working on reforms to strengthen the ethical standards of Washington – and I support your efforts. Each of us has made a pledge to be worthy of public responsibility – and that is a pledge we must never forget, never dismiss, and never betray.
Does he think Tom DeLay upheld the public trust?