U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas suggested that anyone saying the Obamacare law could not be defunded was, well, being un-American.
Colonists ousted the British, the Houston Republican said in his 21-hour September floor speech. Unionists later fought for the nation, he said, even though “a lot of voices” said it could not be done.
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“Neville Chamberlain told the British people: ‘Accept the Nazis. Yes, they will dominate the continent of Europe, but that is not our problem. Let’s appease them. Why? Because it can’t be done. We cannot possibly stand against them.’ ”
— Ted Cruz on Sept. 24 in a speech advocating defunding of Obamacare law