Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, pictured at the U.S. Capitol on Dec., is among the Republican lawmakers planning to object to Congress’ tally of the Electoral College votes on Wednesday.

WASHINGTON, DC – DECEMBER 16: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) walks at the U.S. Capitol on December 16, 2020 in Washington, DC. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi hosted a meeting as congressional negotiations on spending and economic relief legislation continued. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)