WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) today issued the following statement regarding the Senate’s passage of their resolution commending and congratulating the Houston Astros on winning the 2017 Major League Baseball World Series.
“The Astros’ tremendous and historic victory two weeks ago has lifted the spirits of the entire Lone Star state,” Sen. Cruz said. “Houstonians and Texans have stood shoulder to shoulder in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, and this victory only further personifies the ‘can-do’ spirit of our state.”
“In a heartwarming way that only America’s pastime can deliver, the Astros have brought excitement and celebration back to a city that was in need of it,” Sen. Cornyn said. “They truly have earned history.”
The full text of the resolution may be viewed here.