Ted Cruz accuses Democrats of proposing 'Jim Crow 2.0' voting legislationDemocrats in Washington are concerned about the threat to voting rights that has emerged in states across the country. But too many of the DC Democrats lack the sense of urgency felt by Democratic legislators on the ground in states such as Texas. Refusing to be forced to participate in the assault on voting rights in the Republican-controlled legislative chambers of their home state, the Democrats from Texas flew to Washington Monday night.
Texas Speaker calls on state Democrats who fled to Washington to forfeit their pay
Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan on Wednesday called on state Democratic lawmakers to give up their daily stipend of $221 as they bunker in Washington, D.C. to avoid passing a voting reform bill.
‘It sends a message’: cheers in Austin for Texas Democrats who fled state | The fight to vote
Lawmakers’ bid to bar Republicans from passing voting restrictions energizes activists
Ted Cruz accuses Democrats of proposing 'Jim Crow 2.0' voting legislation
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on Wednesday accused Democrats of proposing voter laws that he considered "Jim Crow 2.0" during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.
Texas Democrats Have the Right Sense of Urgency for the Fight Against Jim Crow 2.0
They left Texas to deny Republicans the quorum needed to pass voting restriction legislation and flocked to Washington to plead for action.
Ted Cruz mocked for blasting Democrats who fled Texas
Critics are calling Cruz, who fled Texas for Cancún during a winter storm,...
Ted Cruz sparks major backlash after criticizing Dems who fled Texas to protect voting rights
"Senator Cancun" really should have seen this coming.
Ted Cruz Criticizes Texas Democrats for Walkout. Texas Democrats Respond: ‘I Know You Ain't Talking.'
Cruz famously fled his state earlier this year while it was in the midst of a historic snowstorm.
Karl Rove slams Texas Democrats who fled to Washington over GOP voting measures
George W. Bush White House Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove joined Neil Cavuto on “Your World” Wednesday to argue the Democrats' intention to spearhead election measures in the state of Texas.