You probably know that Tom DeLay spearheaded the massive—and massively controversial— congressional redistricting effort that tied Texas legislators in knots for one regular and three special sessions. What you probably don’t know is how he did it. Herein lies a tale.
It’s the question on everyone’s mind now that the former attorney general is suddenly running for governor. The answer could determine whether his political prospects go up in smoke.
March 1, 2002 | by Lou Dubose | Feature