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Senator Sherrod Brown calls out Senator Dan Sullivan for not wearing a mask in tense exchange

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After Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown called on his colleague, Republican Senator Dan Sullivan, to wear a mask while sitting in the presiding officer's chair on the Senate floor, Republican Senator Ted Cruz called Brown "a complete ass" for the "ostentatious sign of fake virtue."
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Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) called out Sen. Dan Sullivan (R-Alaska) for not wearing a mask on the Senate floor.

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