In the news today: Texas Democrats left the state today to deny Republicans a legislative quorum after Texas Gov. Greg Abbott called another special session to push through new restrictions on voting. Climate change is here, and the Pacific Northwest is instituting emergency provisions to protect farm workers from record heat. A group of pro-Trump “lawyers” tried today to convince a judge they shouldn’t be harshly sanctioned for submitting absurd and false claims as part of Trump’s attempt to overturn the election, and it didn’t go well for any of them.
Here’s some of what you may have missed:
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