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As I said, I am confident Rick Perry will win in the end. The voters
of Texas, the people of America understand all too well the game being
played here. The criminalization of politics and the abuse of
prosecutorial power hurt us all in the end. Let’s hope this misguided
case contributes to that cause.

Tom DeLay, a former congressman from Texas and House majority leader
from 2003 to 2005, writes a weekly column for The Washington Times.