POLITICS
06/14/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Tom DeLay: 'Unless Obama Proves Me Wrong, He's A Marxist'

Former House Republican Leader Tom DeLay (Texas) called Barack Obama a "Marxist" on the Mike Gallagher radio show Thursday.

Explaining that Obama clinching the Democratic nomination is a good thing for John McCain, DeLay said Obama's "weakness" is that "nobody knows him."

"And if McCain does not define him as what he is -- hey, I have said publicly, and I will again, that unless he proves me wrong, he is a Marxist," DeLay said.

Keep reading...