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?
- John Cornyn’s climate denialism should disqualify him from public office 3 days ago - It's easy for progressives to criticize statements like this one for their "ignorance." The truth is that climate deniers usually are not ignorant of science.… read more
- Cristina Tzintzún Ramirez: Welcome to the race to defeat John Cornyn! 1 week ago - Jolt Texas founder Cristina Tzintzún Ramirez declared her candidacy for Senate today. Watch her video below and check out her campaign website at cristinafortexas.com. https://twitter.com/cristinafortx/status/1160885021911277568?s=20 read more
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Cornyn is up for re-election in 2020. Indivisible Austin intends to spend vast reserves of energy flipping that seat and firing John Cornyn, and we can use all the help we can get! Just fill out the form below to get started!