Brown mentioned Missouri Senator Josh Hawley and Texas Senator Ted Cruz performed an element in bringing a few “violent rebel on our democracy.”
WASHINGTON, D.C., USA — U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) is looking for the “speedy resignation of Senator Josh Hawley of Missouri and Senator Ted Cruz of Texas.
Senator Brown made the demand in a Twitter submit on Saturday night the place he mentioned the Republican senators had “betrayed their oaths of workplace and abetted a violent rebel on our democracy.”
He mentioned if they don’t resign, the Senate ought to expel them.
Senators Hawley and Cruz each embraced President Trump’s unproven assertion that there was widespread election fraud within the 2020 presidential election.
Each males have been making an attempt to gradual or cease the certification of electoral votes for President-elect Joe Biden, a course of that was occurring when Trump supporters breached the U.S. Capitol Constructing on Wednesday.
Brown, together with many different largely Democratic Senators and Congresspeople, has additionally been vocal about holding Trump accountable for the position they are saying he performed in Wednesday’s violence.
Senator Brown has known as on President Trump to resign or for congress to question and take away him from workplace.
“This isn’t actually to punish the president or for vengeance. That is to cease what might occur to our nationwide safety within the subsequent 12 days. If we don’t act, there’s no telling what this president will do subsequent,” mentioned Brown, chatting with WKYC.
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