The report comes as hundreds of thousands of Mr Cruz's fellow Texans woke up to a fourth day without power, after extreme winter weather overwhelmed the state's energy grid. "Though Cruz claims he was always at the helm".
Insider also obtained text messages from a group chat appearing to show Cruz's wife, Heidi, proposing and planning a trip to escape the cold.
"Anyone can or want to leave for the week?" We may go to Cancun there is a direct flights at 4:45pm and hotels w capacity.
He said he was prevented from flying home even earlier because he had to take a required COVID-19 test.
She reportedly invited friends and neighbors to join them at the Ritz-Carlton in Cancun, where she noted that the price for a hotel room was $309 plus tax.
'We were huddled around the fireplace behind me because it was the only heat in the house.
"The explosion is warranted, but I just wish last night, when I was seeing the absolute outrage and more time being dedicated on this scandal, I wish we had a modicum of what was dedicated to the Cruz scandal dedicated to the scandal with Governor Cuomo where 15,000 elderly people tragically died in nursing homes and the media ignored it for a year", McCain said. "Ted Cruz nor does anyone at the White House", Psaki said, adding that President Joe Biden's administration is focused on "working directly with leadership in Texas and surrounding states on addressing the winter storm and the crisis at hand". After the trip became national news, Cruz issued a statement, which Hannity tried to stick to.
Hannity described it as a "quick drop-off trip", but Cruz said he had planned to stay the weekend. "But as I was heading down there, you know, I started to have second thoughts nearly immediately because the crisis here in Texas, you need to be here on the ground".
'Because the crisis here in Texas you need to be on the ground, because as much as you can do by phone and Zoom, it's not the same.
The controversy has opened up the two-term senator, a key ally of former President Donald Trump and may run for president again in 2024, to bipartisan criticism.
Cruz's staff reached out to the Houston Police Department on Wednesday afternoon to say the senator would be arriving at the airport, according to department spokesperson Jodi Silva.
Critics slammed the senator on Twitter after photos emerged on social media of a man who appears to be Cruz aboard a plane. Stay safe!" Jaime Harrison, Democratic National Committee chair, urged Texans to vote Cruz out in the next election.
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It's already known that 2020 was the deadliest year in US history, with deaths topping 3 million for the first time. Black men suffered the largest decline, with life expectancy dropping by three years between January and June 2020.
The Australian government has slammed Facebook for a news blackout in the country over pending legislation on content. But communications Minister Paul Fletcher said the government would not back down on its legislative agenda.
Attendance from Thursday onwards will be capped at 7,477 spectators for each session, which is approximately 50 per cent capacity. The four reasons to leave your home, as well as the five-kilometre travel limit, will no longer apply from midnight.
Meanwhile, another six people have died with Covid-19 in Northern Ireland, according to the region's Department of Health. The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 33 additional deaths related to Covid-19.
For others living in the U.S.as of January 1, 2021, the plan establishes a five-year path to temporary legal status. The bill would expand transnational anti-drug task forces in Central America and enhance technology at the border.
Even if Trump does not run in 2024, he could serve as a kingmaker during the Republican presidential primaries. McConnell did not vote to convict Trump of inciting the insurrection in the impeachment trial that followed.
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