After days of freezing with out energy, busted pipes and water points, all Texans would moderately be in Cancun proper now. Ted Cruz reportedly is there.
HOUSTON — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has traveled to Mexico for a household trip as his residence state grapples with a climate disaster, in accordance to a number of reviews.
The high-profile Republican senator traveled along with his household for a long-planned journey to Cancun and was anticipated to return instantly, in accordance to a supply with direct data of the scenario who spoke on the situation of anonymity.
It’s not clear if the return flight was booked as a result of of the uproar by offended, pissed off Texans. But flight information present Cruz apparently upgraded to business class below his actual title of Rafael for the afternoon flight.
Millions of folks throughout the state have suffered with out energy throughout bitter chilly climate, adopted by busted pipes and no or low water stress.
Photos on Twitter confirmed Cruz on the airport and apparently on the flight headed to solar, surf and sand.
Texas State Rep. Gene Wu is amongst these roasting Cruz on Twitter.
“I have so many expletives,” Wu tweeted. “Welp. At least it’s on brand.”
And this from “The Daily Show”:
“HEARTBREAKING: One Texas resident had to travel over 1700 miles to find heat, water and electricity.”
Cruz was lately in scorching water over his response — or lack of it — to former President Trump’s position within the Capitol rebel that left six lifeless.
The revelation opens Cruz to important criticism in his residence state and past as he contemplates the chance of a second presidential run in 2024. The two-term senator’s present time period expires in early 2025.
We have reached out to Cruz however have not heard again but.
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