41 Total Quotes

Dick DeGuerin Quotes

We're going to see the outside money come into this race that will make 2002 and 2003 pale by comparison.
Dick DeGuerin
#Money

Bob feels foolish about doing what he did. All he had to do was ask to go to the Galleria or ask to go to Galveston and they probably would have given him permission.
Dick DeGuerin
#Ask

Bob feels foolish. All he had to do was ask to go to the Galleria or ask to go to Galveston and they probably would have given him permission.
Dick DeGuerin
#Ask

I thought that this would be resolved quickly, and Congressman DeLay can get back to Washington and resume his post. But obviously, the game here is to keep Congressman DeLay out of his leadership post in the Congress.
Dick DeGuerin
#Delay

What happened is (majority leader) Tom DeLay put an entirely new face on Texas politics. And Ronnie Earle is trying to destroy him for it.
Dick DeGuerin
#Delay

He's an active Democrat, as he has every right to be. But he has supported causes and persons that have been in direct opposition to Congressman Delay.
Dick DeGuerin
#Causes

The great number of Judge Perkins' political contributions ... have been for causes and candidates opposed to Tom DeLay and all in support of the Democratic party. He should not be the judge to preside over the trial proceedings relating to a person to whom he is opposed politically.
Dick DeGuerin
#Causes

All he would have had to do was ask and get permission and he could have gone shopping at the Galleria, but he didn't. He feels very foolish about doing this.
Dick DeGuerin
#Ask

He (Earle) would ask for a stay only to inflict the most political damage possible by dragging out the proceedings, making it last as long as possible.
Dick DeGuerin
#Ask

The girls either, because they panicked or because they didn't understand where the traffic was coming from, they stepped out in the roadway and the accident was unavoidable.
Dick DeGuerin
#Girls

It's payback against Tom DeLay.
Dick DeGuerin
#Delay

(Travis County District Attorney Ronnie Earle) is trying to keep this case hanging around long enough to affect the November elections.
Dick DeGuerin
#Trying

Without those disclosures or your authority to make inquiry of grand jury members, we cannot go forward on that matter.
Dick DeGuerin
#Authority

We are ready now. We don't want to delay the disposition of this case.
Dick DeGuerin
#Delay

This is a rabbit trail (Earle) is going down. There is nothing there, but he is trying to do what he can to muddy the waters.
Dick DeGuerin
#Trying

I don't think it's make or break, but it's very, very important. We have other outside evidence to present.
Dick DeGuerin
#Present

He actually walked past the jail. He lived there for three years. I am surprised he didn't want to go in and renew old acquaintances.
Dick DeGuerin
#Past

What we're trying to avoid is Ronnie Earle having him taken down in handcuffs, and fingerprinted and photographed. That's uncalled for and I don't think that's going to happen.
Dick DeGuerin
#Trying

He looks at the law and he sees what he wants to see, and he prosecutes what he thinks ought to be prosecuted, rather than what it is.
Dick DeGuerin
#Law

What we're trying to avoid is Ronnie Earle having him taken down in handcuffs, and fingerprinted and photographed. That's uncalled for, and I don't think that's going to happen.
Dick DeGuerin
#Trying

The only thing left of this case is the money-laundering allegation. Plain and simply, there wasn't any dirty money to begin with. No corporate money ever went to any individual candidates in Texas.
Dick DeGuerin
#Money

He can subpoena all he wants, there's nothing there. I think he's trying to dig himself out of a hole. We're not concerned about it.
Dick DeGuerin
#Trying

Bob was horrified at some of the things that he did, and he has tried to block from his mind, pretty successfully, some of the details.
Dick DeGuerin
#Mind

We're discussing it. Everything is on the table -- except compromise.
Dick DeGuerin
#Compromise

If you read the indictment, you can't tell what Tom DeLay is charged with doing.
Dick DeGuerin
#Delay

Not that I agree with his politics. I'm defending what's happening to him. He's being prosecuted because of his politics. He did change the face of politics in Texas.
Dick DeGuerin
#Politics

Before the first indictment you tried to coerce a guilty plea from Tom DeLay for a misdemeanor, stating the alternative was indictment for a felony which would require his stepping down as Majority Leader of the House of Representatives.
Dick DeGuerin
#Delay

He's got what he wanted. There's no reason for this. It was pure retaliation on the part of Ronnie Earle. There he is. Take a good look at him.
Dick DeGuerin
#Reason

Frankly, a judge should avoid even the appearance of impropriety.
Dick DeGuerin
#Appearance

I don't care whether we get a Republican judge or a Democratic judge. This is about getting a judge who hasn't been heavily politically active in contributing to causes and races opposed to Tom DeLay.
Dick DeGuerin
#Republican