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Arizona Sen. Wendy Rogers Says She Likes Confederates but Doesn’t Like ‘Traitors Who Hate America.’ So Here’s the Thing…

Arizona Sen. Wendy RogersScreenshot: True News White conservatives have made it abundantly clear they have no interest in students learning the true history of America. They have also made it abundantly clear they need to learn this shit more than anyone else. Advertisement Meet Arizona Republican state Sen. Wendy Rogers. We often claim that white […]

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Rep. Eric Stalwell is Comparing Ted Cruz And Matt Gaetz To WWE Wrestlers Behind Closed Doors Because They’re So ‘Fake’

The mental image of Senator Ted Cruz in a tight, spandex onesie is nightmarish, to say the least, but according to a recent interview from Representative Eric Stalwell, it’s the uniform he’s more suited to wear. Let us explain. Stalwell, an outspoken opponent of Donald Trump and the Democrats’ choice for impeachment manager, recently gave […]

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Even Ted Cruz Wants To Free Britney From Her ‘Ridiculous And Unjustifiable’ Conservatorship

Republican clout chaser and Grandpa Munster cosplayer Senator Ted Cruz is now entering the #FreeBritney chat. Cruz, who probably should be more concerned with the rising Covid rates in Texas and the state’s failing power grid, recently gave an interview on Fox News in which he proudly threw his support behind Britney Spears. The pop […]

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Ted Cruz Criticizes Texas Democrats for Walkout. Texas Democrats Respond: ‘I Know You Ain’t Talking.’

Ted Cruz trying to remember all the times he’s embarrassed himself. He lost count after taking off his shoes and realizing he didn’t have enough appendages. Photo: Chip Somodevilla (Getty Images) Texas Senator Ted Cruz (R) recently criticized Texas state Democrats for leaving the state to protest efforts by the state GOP to pass restrictive […]

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Ted Cruz Is Strongly Considering Humiliating Himself Again

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks to members of the press after a Senate Republican luncheon at Russell Senate Office Building March 24, 2021 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. (Alex Wong/Getty Images) During the 2016 presidential campaign, Donald Trump accused Sen. Ted Cruz of election fraud, described him as  “very unstable,” accused his father […]

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Fox News and the GOP Are Now Blaming the Capitol Riot on the FBI

Photo: ROBERTO SCHMIDT (Getty Images) I’m a simple man; I tend to believe what I see with my own eyes. It’s a crazy concept, I know, but it’s gotten me through the last 29 years just fine. Apparently, the lunatic fringe currently known as the Republican party doesn’t share that same tendency, as they have […]

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This Is What Could Bring the NRA Down

Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. The, excuse us, shootout between the NRA and the state of New York is heating up after the gun rights group tried—and failed—to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and relocate to Texas. Filing for bankruptcy would allow the group to close up shop […]

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Ted Cruz Dropped A Bizarre Video In Which He Claims The ‘Pledge Of Allegiance’ Is ‘Controversial,’ And People Lost It

Not everyone can go viral twice in the same day for two separate incidents, but not everyone is Ted Cruz. On Monday, news broke that Texas’ power grid was in trouble due to escalating heat, prompting a large swatch of Twitter to make jokes about the state’s Republican senator, who hightailed it outta there during […]

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Ted Cruz Continues Courting Trump, Files Lawsuit for His Boo to Reclaim Millions He Gave to Campaign

Then President Donald Trump greets El Paso Mayor Dee Margo, left, and Senator Ted Cruz, right, as he disembarks from Air Force One upon arrival at El Paso International Airport in El Paso, Texas, August 7, 2019.Photo: Saul Loeb (Getty Images) I don’t know how campaign financing works, but I know that I have a […]

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White House Finally Moving Forward With Investigations Into Civil Rights Cold Cases Related to Unsolved Murders of Black People

Photo: Castleski (Shutterstock) In 2019, former President Donald Trump signed a law commissioning the Civil Rights Cold Case Records Review Board, which would be granted the power to “declassify government files and subpoena new testimony in the hopes of reopening cases or revealing publicly why many were never fully investigated,” according to a Politico report […]

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Why Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley Won’t Be Punished for Fomenting a Riot

Baker’s self-dealing became a national scandal, and the Senate’s investigation became such a farce—it was led by a senator widely seen as a nitwit, and entrusted to a committee whose main purpose, as Newsweek put it at the time, was approving Senate press passes—that Senate reformers and liberals decided the body needed a more professional […]

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Elizabeth MacDonough Is the Most Quietly Consequential Person in Washington

MacDonough was attending a reception when Dove got the ax, and was called back to the office by Frumin, who ascended to the role of parliamentarian with Dove’s ouster. “It’s just you and me,” Frumin told her, “and you have no idea how much work and responsibility I’m going to give you.” Frumin tells The […]

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Brian Williams Ripped ‘Incredibly Stupid’ Ted Cruz For Sharing Russian Propaganda, Calling Him ‘Kremlin Cruz’

Brian Williams certainly doesn’t mind taking aim at Ted Cruz and other Republicans on his MSNBC show, and on Friday the 11th Hour host was more than happy to call out “Kremlin Cruz” for his cosigning Russian propaganda in a bizarre attack against the US military. Cruz’s screed about “wokeness” comparing Russian military propaganda to […]

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Obama Called Trump a ‘Corrupt Motherf—-r’ and a ‘Racist, Sexist Pig,’ New Book Claims

Photo: Saul Loeb (Getty Images) President Barack Obama is a lot of things. He is a charmer. He is the husband of the most famous woman in the world. He is a father. Advertisement He is also a Black man. So when the Battle for the Soul: Inside the Democrats’ Campaigns to Defeat Donald Trump, […]

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