Surprises With Ted Cruz at the Resurgent Gathering

The senator talks Texas, Trump and the challenges of his upcoming election.

Senator Ted Cruz of Texas arrived to enthusiastic applause when he took the stage with Erick Erickson at the Resurgent…

Cruz began his discussion by stating that while the GOP Congress has dealt with its share of challenges, there has been real progress with the conservative agenda since President Trump assumed office. With tax reform topping the list, leading to the first real economic expansion in nearly a decade, Republicans in this Congress have a real record of achievement. “When it comes to spending,” Cruz said, however, ”Washington is profoundly broken.”