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Ted Cruz and 16 other Texans refused to certify the 2020 election. None would say whether they see it as legitimate today.

Cruz was objecting to certifying Arizona’s election results when the Capitol was overrun. His speech that day and his misleading comments that cast doubts on the election led to calls for his resignation.

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, talks with House members during a joint session of Congress to certify the 2020 Electoral College results on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 6, 2021.

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