Skip to comments.Ted Cruz Praises ‘Brash’ Christie But Calls for Principled Leadership
Posted on 11/06/2013 7:27:09 PM PST by Tailgunner Joe
(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Ted Cruz pushed back Wednesday at N.J. Gov. Chris Christies suggestion that America is angry with the dysfunction in Washington, an implicit criticism of the Tea Party-driven government shutdown.
Cruz offered tepid praise for Christie, who cruised to a second term Tuesday night, but suggested that conservatives are craving a leader who will not back down or compromise.
I think it is terrific that he is brash, that he is outspoken, and that he won his race, Cruz told ABC News at the Capitol. But I think we need more leaders in Washington with the courage to stand for principle. And in particular, Obamacare is not working.
Asked whether Christie is a true conservative, Cruz walked away. Aides said he didnt have time for more questions.
(Excerpt) Read more at wtma.com ...
Regardless of what you think of Christie or Cruz, this is yet another example of the media interpreting the news for us.
We need to read the comments and make up our own minds.
The difference between Cruz and Rand Paul. Take note
Cruz will have plenty of time to demonstrate the answer to that question by using actual examples.
Fat boy is 100% ‘Rat with an R next to his name.
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Posted on 11/05/2013 7:52:19 PM PST by Tailgunner Joe
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Posted on 11/05/2013 2:41:13 AM PST by 2ndDivisionVet
>The difference between Cruz and Rand Paul. Take note<
Could you please tell me what you mean? I’m not being critical...I’d just like to know what you’re referring to.
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It is probably more classy than laughing.
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