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First day of testimony in the Jan.6 riot committee

First day of testimony in the Jan.6 riot committee

On Tuesday, the U.S House Committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection held their first hearing with four key officers testifying.  The committee created by Speaker Nancy Pelosi will focus on the facts and not politics, according to Chair Rep. Bennie...

Majority of Texas Republicans vote against Jan 6th Commission

Majority of Texas Republicans vote against Jan 6th Commission

The U.S. House of Representatives yesterday passed a bill to create a nonpartisan commission to investigate the attempted insurrection on January 6th of this year, which national and Texas Republicans immediately sought to politicize. The bill, which passed the House...

A citizen’s guide to expelling Ted Cruz

A citizen’s guide to expelling Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz is one of the major proponents of the “Big Lie” that Donald Trump really won the election, and clearly played a role in inciting the January 6 insurrection at the Capitol. “I think Ted Cruz would want us to do this,” said one of the insurrectionists. Even...

‘I think Cruz would want us to do this’

On Sunday, The New Yorker published a video of Trump supporters breaking into the Capitol and Senate chamber.   The footage is stunning not only because it shows just how easy it was for neo-Nazis to waltz into the “sacredest place” (as one police officer...

Where is Greg Abbott? His Silence is Dangerous.

Where is Greg Abbott? His Silence is Dangerous.

Gov. Greg Abbott’s silence on the siege of the U.S. Capitol is shameful and weak. Sen. Ted Cruz, Congressman Louie Gohmert, indicted Attorney General Ken Paxton and state Party Chair Allen West all played prominent roles in pushing unsubstantiated claims of election...