Published On: Sun, Jul 18th, 2021

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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on July 17 said that the Democrats who have fled the state in an effort to block election legislation could be arrested upon their return to the Lone Star State. “If you care about the Constitution, there are constitutional duties to show up when there is a session and represent the people they are elected to represent,” Paxton told Newsmax. They “could be arrested as soon as they step back on Texas soil.” “We have a minority of Democrats who decided that they are not going to let any other legislator vote, so they’re not even going let other legislators do their duty,” Paxton, a Republican, said. “It’s clearly a violation of the law.” The Epoch Times requested comment from Caucus Chair Chris Turner, one of the top Democrats who left the state. On July 12, dozens of Texas House Democrats walked out of a …

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