WATCH: Texas Democrat who fled state “I don’t think it’s a stunt. I think we used the rules to our benefit.”

Appearing on CNN, Armando Martinez, a Democrat member of the Texas House of Representatives who was part of the group that bolted from Texas in an effort to block Republicans from passing their voter bill justified the move and insisted it was not merely a political “stunt.”

“I don’t think it’s a stunt. I think we used the rules to our benefit. I think Democrats, once again are very resilient,” Martinez said.

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