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In May, Texas Democrats earned scorn for storming out of a Texas House debate on election integrity legislation. Democrats’ theatrics were on full display as they refused to engage with Republicans on common-sense measures aimed at improving voter security in the Lone Star State.
Somehow, they’ve managed to out-do themselves with their latest temper tantrum: Texas Democrats recently pulled the same move, leaving the debate and breaking quorum instead of evaluating the merits of the proposed election integrity legislation. After vacating their taxpayer-funded posts, they hopped on private buses and planes with a case of beer, leaving their constituents behind to marvel at the extent of their representatives’ immaturity.
Overall, the trip has been a disaster. Five of the Texas Democrats have tested positive for COVID-19, making their mask-less private flight – and meeting with Vice President Kamala Harris – look remarkably irresponsible in hindsight. Estimates show that the price of keeping the group in Washington through August 7th will reach approximately $1.5 million.
This week, the group will be doing several of publicity-seeking Zoom events with far-left secretaries of state from states like Connecticut and Rhode Island.
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