Ted Cruz

Eoin Higgins, staff writer
President Donald Trump greets India Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the G20 Japan Summit Friday, June 28, 2019 in Osaka, Japan.
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Jake Johnson, staff writer
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Smarmy weasel Ted Cruz has joined the pious noise about "patriotism" engendered by McCain's death: He just released an ad deriding nemesis Beto O'Rourke's thoughtful, eloquent support for NFL protesters, dragged out a Dr. Strangelove-ish vet who " gave his legs for this country" but would stand if he could, and urged fans to write in declaring #WhyIStand. His jingoism notwithstanding, he's still a loser: a startling new poll puts O'Rourke one slim point behind.