Jul 14, 2021
A group of Texas Democrats known for recently running away from a legislative session in order to avoid the passage of a voting reform bill has decided to ignore threats of arrest upon return, electing to instead work on election reform federally.
The Democrats held a news conference near the Capitol Tuesday in defiance of Gov. Greg Abbott’s threat to have them arrested after fleeing a special session in the state legislature.
Nearly 60 Democrats in the state House of Representatives took private jets to DC without masks on Monday in order to deprive the