Tom DeLay says that his faith in Jesus Christ has helped him through this difficult time. - "I am totally at peace and I’m full of joy … I’m not beaten down," he said.
Former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay, once considered among the nation’s most powerful and feared lawmakers, was sentenced to three years in prison on January 9th, 2011 for a scheme to influence elections that already cost him his job, leadership post and millions of dollars in legal fees.
The sentence comes after a jury in November 2010 convicted DeLay, a Houston-area Republican, on charges of money laundering and conspiracy to commit money laundering for using a political action committee to illegally send corporate donations to Texas House candidates in 2002.
The disgraced Republicans are kept away from the public attention - last info on Tom DeLay’s legal process was published few moths ago.