Skip to main content

Sign up for our newsletter.

Quality journalism. Progressive values. Direct to your inbox.

Ted Cruz


New 'Treason Caucus' Campaign Targets Cruz, Hawley, and Others for Role in Deadly Capitol Insurrection

"If we don't take action now, Cruz and his band of conspiracy theorists will still maintain power in an office they dishonored and don't deserve to hold."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Ted Cruz: 'You Almost Had Me Murdered... You Can Resign'

The Squad member once again implored Cruz to quit after he tweeted agreement with her call for a probe of the GameStop stock trading controversy. 

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


As House Sends Impeachment Article, Schumer and McConnell Told to 'Remove Seditious Senators' From Trump Trial

"Senators who supported Trump's insurrection cannot also be his judges," argues MoveOn's Rahna Epting. 

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


John Dean: Insurrectionist Senators are Co-Conspirators and Should Not Sit in Judgment of Trump

AOC: "Sen. Hawley is trying to wiggle out of inciting a riot that killed 5"

Common Dreams staff ·


Schumer Urged to Deny Committee Seats to Hawley, Cruz, and Other Republicans Who 'Incited Deadly Insurrection'

Republicans who attempted to overturn the 2020 election, said MoveOn, "have no place in the U.S. Senate and most certainly should not be rewarded for their deadly attacks on democracy."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


'A Good First Step': Senators File Ethics Complaint Over Cruz and Hawley's Role in Capitol Insurrection

The move by a group of Democrats comes as demands are building for the two Republicans to be ousted from the Senate over the deadly attack.

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Ted Cruzifictions

Being in the United States Senate does not imbue a person with wisdom, common sense, or integrity. If you doubt that, just look at the junior Republican Senator from Texas.

Christopher Brauchli ·


'His Conduct Was Seditious': House Democrats From Texas Demand Ted Cruz Be Expelled From Senate

"In his effort to appease Donald Trump and his supporters, Senator Cruz encouraged these terrorists to wage armed insurrection against America."

Jon Queally, staff writer ·


7,000+ Lawyers, Law Students Demand Hawley and Cruz Resign for Inciting 'Violence and Terror'

"Hawley and Cruz directly incited the January 6th insurrection, repeating dangerous and unsubstantiated statements regarding the election and abetting the lawless behavior of President Trump."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


Top Senate Democrat Patty Murray: 'Hawley and Cruz Should Resign'

"Any senator who stands up and supports the power of force over the power of democracy has broken their oath of office."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·