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Sunday, April 24, 2005
DeLay Airfare Was Charged To Lobbyist's Credit Card
DeLay Airfare Was Charged To Lobbyist's Credit Card (washingtonpost.com): "The airfare to London and Scotland in 2000 for then-House Majority Whip Tom DeLay (R-Tex.) was charged to an American Express card issued to Jack Abramoff, a Washington lobbyist at the center of a federal criminal and tax probe, according to two sources who know Abramoff's credit card account number and to a copy of a travel invoice displaying that number."
"House ethics rules bar lawmakers from accepting travel and related expenses from registered lobbyists."