Jack Abramoff.

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April 7 2005 6:36 PM

Jack Abramoff

The friend Tom DeLay can't shake.

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Correction, May 4: The original sentence incorrectly said that Abramoff went to high school in Margate, N.J. Abramoff lived in Margate as a child but attended high school in Beverly Hills, Calif.(Return  to the corrected sentence.)

James Harding is Washington bureau chief of the Financial Times.

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