Sen. Cruz Issues Statement on the Senate’s Budget Agreement

Sen. Cruz Issues Statement on the Senate’s Budget Agreement

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today issued the following statement regarding the Senate’s budget agreement: “After much consideration, I will reluctantly vote for this legislation. This bill contains major victories; if hurricane relief and restoring vital defense spending were the only elements of this bill, I would be supporting it energetically and enthusiastically. Unfortunately—in addition to funding those critical priorities—this bill also unnecessarily balloons the deficit. “Since Hurricane Harvey’s landfall in August, I […]