Political Action Committee
The overturned conviction of former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay will be reviewed by the highest criminal court in Texas.
A recent federal court ruling essentially overturned Texas’ ban on political action committees that can spend lavishly as long as they aren’t coordinating with political campaigns.
Rick Perry wants to use money left over from his failed presidential bid to form a political action committee supporting other candidates.
Prosecutors in Tom DeLay’s money laundering trial implied to jurors on Thursday that the former House majority leader’s political action committee became desperate for donations.