WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today was sworn into the 116th Congress as the junior senator for Texas:
“It is my great honor to continue serving 28 million Texans. In the six years I have served in the Senate, I have endeavored each day to fight for the hardworking men and women of the Lone Star State. My number one priority is jobs and economic growth, because that remains the top priority of Texans all across our great state. Texans want more jobs, higher wages, and more opportunity. I remain committed to fighting for our state and look forward to serving in this new Congress.”
Video of the swearing in ceremony may be viewed here.