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DeLay tried firing House official because he was gay.

By Amanda Terkel  

"DeLay tried firing House official because he was gay."

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Jeff Trandahl, the gay former clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives, yesterday revealed that “former Rep. Tom DeLay (R-Texas) had long sought to oust him from the job because he is openly gay.”

UPDATE: DeLay’s spokesman denies the report.

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