Share This Article with a Friend!

GOP Senators Slam Cruz for Calling McConnell Liar on Senate Floor

Greg Richter, Newsmax

Sens. Orrin Hatch of Utah, Lamar Alexander of Tennessee and John Cornyn of Texas all took to the floor during a rare Sunday session to denounce Cruz before advancing the Ex-Im amendment on a 67-26 vote. Cruz responded moments later, saying he agreed with Hatch's call for civility and decorum. But, he said, "speaking the truth about actions is entirely consistent with civility."