When Trump was elected, there was a brief period during which we hoped that the GOP-controlled Senate might provide some modest checks on Trump’s worst impulses. Instead, Republicans in Congress rolled right over.
John Cornyn, the second-most powerful Senator in the (then) majority GOP, embodies this spineless venality. His willingness to sacrifice even his own conservative principles, in fealty to failed realtor and global laughing-stock Donald Trump, has let us all down.
“Without a doubt, and this is saying something, John Cornyn is the worst member of the U.S. Senate. Sniveling, cowardly and stupid as an addled coyote.” —GOP Strategist John Weaver, 7/18
What’s He Done Lately?
- Houston Chronicle: The Tragedy of John Cornyn 2 weeks ago- This opinion piece in the Houston Chronicle captures the essence of what is wrong with John Cornyn. “Texas' senior senator doesn't like the way President… read more
- Beto O’Rourke can and should mop the floor with John Cornyn. Here’s why. 4 weeks ago- Last night, John Cornyn tweeted a quote by Benito Mussolini: https://twitter.com/JohnCornyn/status/1099704915956559872 A bunch of folks on the left replied along the lines of "oh, so… read more
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