That's the headline from this story from the Star Telegram. Boehner's election has shifted the balance of power in Congress. Some select quotes:
[I]t is a diminished DeLay who is fighting for his political life.
The only perk he's got left of his leadership life is his security detail...
People close to DeLay say that he is frustrated by his evaporating ability to act and distracted by his re-election battle.
"We think Tom DeLay is dead," said Craig McDonald, director of Texans for Public Justice. "He's dead politically."