'Using state power' to punish MLB: Cruz, Lee and Hawley slammed for bill retaliating against GA voting law protest

'Using state power' to punish MLB: Cruz, Lee and Hawley slammed for bill retaliating against GA voting law protest

Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, Sen. Josh Hawley of Missouri and Sen. Mike Lee of Utah are proposing so-called "antitrust" legislation designed to punish Major-League Baseball for moving its 2021 All-Star Game from Georgia to Colorado to protest the Peach State's new voter suppression law. And the far-right GOP senators are being slammed on Twitter for their grandstanding.

The GOP senators have said they want to "end MLB's special immunity from antitrust laws." And MSNBC's Chris Hayes tweeted:

Here are some other responses to the senators' proposal:









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