Skip to comments.Ted Cruz receives standing ovation at Texas return
Posted on 10/20/2013 9:02:38 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
Republican Sen. Ted Cruz received an eight-minute standing ovation upon his return to Texas this past weekend, despite an extended, hostile campaign from Democrats and the mainstream media to portray him as a dangerous extremist.
After two months in Washington, its great to be back in America, Cruz said Saturday to approximately 750 people at an appearance in a San Antonio hotel ballroom, enjoying an eight-minute standing ovation for his dogged efforts to defund or delay Obamacare in the recent continuing-resolution budget fight.
Cruz also criticized members of his own Senate caucus for failing to stand with House Republicans against the train wreck that is Obamacare.
The establishment media consistently criticized Cruz for supposedly violating Senate procedure and inflaming tensions with his more than 21-hour floor speech in favor of defunding Obamacare, despite the fact that most journalists have never done anything for 21 consecutive hours in their entire lives, according to reluctant Daily Caller interactions with respectable and educated Washington reporters....
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Loved Cruz’s response about how he isn’t in the Senate to please the Party bosses. Of course, that’s the biggest thing that ticks them off so much — how dare he!?!
Of course the Pope wasn’t too pleased when Martin Luther nailed his Ninety Five Theses to the door, either...
As he should. The old boyeez network is way past it’s use by date. In mcconnels case “sell/buy” date is more appropriate.
You’ll see how KY people have some kind of bizarre loyalty to McC. No one can really explain it, other than lack of knowledge of voters.
I can explain it.
$$$$$$$$ and lots of it.
Luv, luv, luv the new dam money.
The media doesn’t understand that the tea party is not an actual political party but really a state of mind.
In fact the term tea party was simply a good way to identify and sum up the common thinking that MILLIONS of people share.
” really a state of mind. “ and the boogie man lives rent free in their heads...
WE ARE AMERICA !!!!!
The left just doesn’t want to admit it; they’re scared to death of us .. along with Cruz, and Lee, AND THEY SHOULD BE.
Like Robert Byrd in WV.