It's an election year so you know all the snitching is going to be political until about mid-November.
The trail of who dropped the word on Mark Foley is a little unclear. It may have even been a Republican that put it all out there according to some stories.
Wikipedia says it goes a little something like this,
- On September 24, 2006, a blog named Stop Sex Predators publicly released the emails. The political blog Wonkette drew readers' attention to the posted emails on September 27. The next day, September 28, Brian Ross of ABC News reported on the same set of e-mails, which he had received in August from a Republican source.
Whoever it was dropped a bomb in the Republican game that even the most hardcore Prius driving, non meat-eating, gay marrying, Michael Moore loving liberal couldn't have dreamt up.
As with any controversy the cover-up goes upward a few levels and might shake out some of the top Republican brass who were trying to get their Catholic on by covering up any traces of boy touching.
Anonymous snitch, for the putting the Republicans out on front street, you are the Snitch of the Week.