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As Cruz headed to Cancun, Beto O’Rourke made welfare calls to suffering Texans and AOC raised $1 million for relief efforts in 4 hours

Some politicians focused on relief efforts for vulnerable Texans as Ted Cruz returned from Mexico. His Democratic rival Beto O’Rourke organised an effort to phone older Texans. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez raised $US1 million for relief efforts in about four hours. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. As […]
As Cruz headed to Cancun, Beto O’Rourke made welfare calls to suffering Texans and AOC raised $1 million for relief efforts in 4 hours
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An old Ted Cruz tweet mocking California’s ‘failed energy policies’ resurfaces as a storm leaves millions of Texans without power

In August, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas mocked California’s “failed energy policies” on Twitter. His post resurfaced on Tuesday as over 3 million Texans were without electricity during a winter storm. Texas’ state-run power grid failed because of the weather-related strains on its resources. Visit the Business section of Insider […]
An old Ted Cruz tweet mocking California’s ‘failed energy policies’ resurfaces as a storm leaves millions of Texans without power
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Ted Cruz claims Joe Biden is ‘more interested’ in Paris than Pittsburgh, weeks after attempting to overturn Pennsylvania’s election results

Sen. Ted Cruz criticised President Joe Biden with a comparison that seemed to miss the mark. He said Biden rejoining the Paris climate accord showed he cared more for Paris than Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh is doing well on climate targets, and Cruz challenged its state’s election results. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
Ted Cruz claims Joe Biden is ‘more interested’ in Paris than Pittsburgh, weeks after attempting to overturn Pennsylvania’s election results
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Ted Cruz’s former staffers say they are ‘disgusted’ by his role in the US Capitol insurrection and his unflinching support of Trump, report says

At least six of Sen. Ted Cruz’s former aides have expressed their disgust at the recent actions of their former boss, according to New York Magazine’s Intelligencer. Ted Cruz is under fire for spreading election misinformation, objecting to the results of the 2020 election being certified, and having fundraised during […]
Ted Cruz’s former staffers say they are ‘disgusted’ by his role in the US Capitol insurrection and his unflinching support of Trump, report says
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Ted Cruz, who peddled election misinformation for weeks before the Capitol riot, plans to attend Biden’s inauguration

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas plans to attend President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, after weeks of elevating misinformation about the election results. Cruz has faced immense backlash and increasing pressure to resign following his objection to the election certification last week. Biden has even criticised the Texas senator and said […]
Ted Cruz, who peddled election misinformation for weeks before the Capitol riot, plans to attend Biden’s inauguration
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Arnold Schwarzenegger called Republicans ‘spineless’ in a video comparing the attack on the US Capitol to the rise of Nazi Germany

Arnold Schwarzenegger on Sunday called fellow Republicans “spineless” following the siege of the US Capitol last week. In a seven-minute video posted on Twitter, the actor who served as California’s governor compared the insurrection in Washington, DC, to the rise of Nazi Germany, blasting Republicans who enabled Trump’s baseless claims […]
Arnold Schwarzenegger called Republicans ‘spineless’ in a video comparing the attack on the US Capitol to the rise of Nazi Germany
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What should we think of America now?

On Wednesday, armed insurrectionists – goaded on by the president – rushed the US Capitol in an effort to slow the democratic process. For some of those trying to make sense of it, this is an America they don’t recognise. That’s part of the problem. This is an opinion column. […]
What should we think of America now?
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‘Traitors to the country’: Military veterans in Congress accuse Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley of helping incite the fatal violence on Capitol Hill

Democratic lawmakers who’ve served in the US military condemned their Republican colleagues and President Donald Trump as “treasonous.” GOP Senators Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley “did not break in with the rioters, and neither did Donald Trump, but their words broke the barriers of civility that have really kept the […]
‘Traitors to the country’: Military veterans in Congress accuse Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley of helping incite the fatal violence on Capitol Hill
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says Sens. Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley’s ‘craven, self-serving actions’ led to 4 deaths during Capitol siege, calls on both to resign

Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Thursday called on GOP Sens. Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley to resign, blaming them for the violence at the Capitol the day before. “Sen. Cruz, you must accept responsibility for how your craven, self-serving actions contributed to the deaths of four people yesterday. And how […]
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says Sens. Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley’s ‘craven, self-serving actions’ led to 4 deaths during Capitol siege, calls on both to resign
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Mitt Romney scolds Republicans as pro-Trump rioters breach the Capitol building, disrupting the election certification: ‘This is what you’ve gotten’

Sen. Mitt Romney yelled “this is what you’ve gotten” at Republicans as pro-Trump rioters stormed the Capitol building Wednesday, Vanity Fair reported. A handful of Republican politicians have supported Trump’s conspiracy theory that President-elect Joe Biden’s electoral victory is fraudulent. The Capitol erupted into chaos when rioters breached the doors, […]
Mitt Romney scolds Republicans as pro-Trump rioters breach the Capitol building, disrupting the election certification: ‘This is what you’ve gotten’
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Well, at least we know who the phoniest people in Washington are now

Today dozens of Republicans lawmakers in Congress will attempt a stunt vote that will briefly stall – but not stop – the congressional ceremony to confirm Joe Biden’s presidency. This is a disgraceful affront to democratic principles and the US Constitution. But at the very least it makes it that […]
Well, at least we know who the phoniest people in Washington are now
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In scathing statement, former GOP House Speaker Paul Ryan said Republican attempts to reject Electoral College vote were ‘antidemocratic and anti-conservative’

Former House Speaker Paul Ryan, a Republican who represented Wisconsin in Congress from 1999 to 2019, spoke out Sunday against members of his party who were planning to object to congressional certification of the 2020 US presidential election. About a dozen GOP senators have said they plan to reject the […]
In scathing statement, former GOP House Speaker Paul Ryan said Republican attempts to reject Electoral College vote were ‘antidemocratic and anti-conservative’
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