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Conservative Leaders Defend Sen.
Ted Cruz for Rocking the Boat

Cybercast News Service, by Matt Cover

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/20/2013 11:37:45 AM

Conservative leaders are voicing their support for Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) after the freshman senator came under fire from some Senate colleagues and liberal pundits for his tough questioning of Secretary of Defense nominee Chuck Hagel, criticism that included equating Cruz with the late anti-communist Senator Joe McCarthy (R-Wisc.) “Senator Ted Cruz came to Washington to advance conservative policies, not play by the same old rules that have relegated conservatives, and their ideas, to the back bench,” Michael Needham, president of the influential Heritage Action said on Tuesday. “It should come as absolutely no surprise the

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Obviously missing is the defense by the reprehensible RINO´s or any other Republicans for that matter. They don´t want Cruz encroaching on their turf and threatening their power, no matter that he is an upstanding, honest man who is such an asset to the Senate.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 2/20/2013 11:42:21 AM     (No. 9186794)

Q: What is a republican?

A: A democrat in training.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: dwa, 2/20/2013 11:47:06 AM     (No. 9186804)

No bias in the GD media though, huh! They are praising Elizabeth "Indian" Warren for the same thing they are criticizing Cruz for.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: TXknitter, 2/20/2013 12:08:26 PM     (No. 9186837)

Agree with all of you. Senator McCain and his RINO cohorts are beneath contempt. How dare McCain berate "anyone on this committee who is impugning Chuck Hagel´s character..." I tell you, McCain and co. would stick up for Hitler himself if it came to that in order to help Dems destroy a good conservative. Okay, we see the beginnings of the palinizing of a Senator this country desperately needs. So, we fight. We deluge Cruz with letters, cards, calls, emails of support. We have to go the extra mile. RINOs are also just plain jealous of Cruz.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Susannah, 2/20/2013 12:13:43 PM     (No. 9186844)

Of course Warren isn´t going to be criticized, #2. She´s down for the full socialist agenda.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: lil dotty, 2/20/2013 12:35:34 PM     (No. 9186883)

Sen. Ted, congrats to you for doing what WTP sent you to DC to accomplish. When you have the local RINOS criticizing you, you are on target. Do not back down, do not stop fighting for Our Country. We stand with you. Fire away. With more like you we might have a chance.


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Reply 6 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 2/20/2013 12:46:12 PM     (No. 9186900)

“In this country we had a terrible experience with innuendo and inference when Joe McCarthy hung out in the United States Senate, and I just think we have to be more careful,” she [Sen. Claire McCaskill] told the New York Times on Feb. 15.

What Sen. McCaskill means is that the Left had a terrible experience of being exposed for what they are by Sen. McCarthy, and they want to be particularly "careful" that doesn´t happen again. However, OTOH, the Left can and should continue on with their constant "innuendo, inference" and outright lies about Republicans, and especially Conservatives such as Senator Ted Cruz.

“All I can say is that the appropriate way to treat Senator Hagel is to be as tough as you want to be, but don’t be disrespectful or malign his character,” McCain told the Times.

So, Senator Cruz, you should stand by respectfully as every kind of disrespect is hurled at you, and remain silent as your good character is maligned. But, OTOH, you should never mention the less than dignified and honorable actions of "the dignified Honorables". They consider that to be "disrespectul" of those who are using their power in the process of disrespecting and even destroying all that We the People hold dear in our country.

God bless Sen. Cruz and all who demonstrate the courage to uphold our Constitutional Republic.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: stablemoney, 2/20/2013 12:52:44 PM     (No. 9186907)

Texas sent Ted Cruz to Congress to fight. That´s what he said he would do, and so Texas elected him. As for what Congress or the state run media thinks, we don´t care. I don´t want an appeaser, I want the Rinos and state run media defeated.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 2/20/2013 4:17:23 PM     (No. 9187373)

What McCain and the other RINOs are upset about is that Ted Cruz doesn´t know his place. Keep going Ted, the more they squeal the better those of us who sent you to Washington like it. They wanted another Kay Baily Huthchinson but got a real conservative and patriot.

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