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6 Democrats zero in on Cornyn in Austin labor debate

Jan 26, 2020 - The Dallas Morning News

AUSTIN — Six Democratic senatorial hopefuls pitched to a sympathetic labor audience Saturday how they intend to retire Republican John Cornyn from the U.S. Senate this fall.

From pensions and health care to trade and the environment, the Democrats said they were more in sync with average Texans and their worries than Cornyn, who’s seeking a fourth, six-year term.

Before the Austin gathering, Cornyn campaign spokeswoman Krista Pifferer derided the six as “Bernie-style liberals...