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Texas Congressman Tony Gonzales Who Broke With GOP Is Censured

Posted on AllSides March 4th, 2023
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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Tony Gonzales of Texas was censured Saturday in a rare move by his state party over votes that included supporting new gun safety laws after the Uvalde school shooting in his district. The Republican Party of Texas voted 57-5 with one abstention, underlining how the two-term congressman’s willingness to break with conservatives on key issues during his short time in office has caused GOP activists and some colleagues to bristle. That independent streak includes opposing a sweeping House GOP immigration proposal over the...

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