Texas House Speaker Signs Civil Arrest Warrants to Return Absent Democrats to Chamber

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Arrest warrants for fifty. Two absent democrats were signed by house speaker dade full on late tuesday setting in motion the potential roundup of lawmakers who've avoided the capital in order to stymie. Gop elections bill. The house voted eighty two twelve tuesday to authorize law enforcement to track down the democrats just hours after the texas supreme court cleared the way for the house to order them back to the chamber to secure a corum. The warrants will be delivered to the house on wednesday morning and the move will likely further inflame partisan tension the house one republican voted against authorizing arrest warrants representative lyle larson of san

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