• Protesters heckled Ted Cruz and his wife out of a DC restaurant, and Beto O'Rourke has come to his opponent's defense

    24 days ago - By Business Insider

    Rep. Beto O'Rourke defended Sen. Ted Cruz after protesters forced Cruz and his wife, Heidi Cruz, out of a Washington, DC restaurant on Monday.
    Protesters opposed to Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court surrounded the senator, chanting, "We believe survivors" - a reference to the women who have accused Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct.
    "The Cruz family should be treated with respect," O'Rourke tweeted on Tuesday morning.
    Rep. Beto O'Rourke, the Texas Democrat mounting a formidable challenge to Sen. Ted Cruz's seat, came to the defense of his opponent on Tuesday, condemning...
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  • Ted Cruz Was Forced to Leave a D.C. Restaurant Due to Anti-Kavanaugh Protesters

    Ted Cruz Was Forced to Leave a D.C. Restaurant Due to Anti-Kavanaugh Protesters

    24 days ago - By Fortune

    Sen. Ted Cruz and his wife were forced out of an upscale Italian restaurant in Washington D.C. Monday night, as protesters questioned him about whether he will vote in favor of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
    Cruz has been a supporter of Kavanaugh since his nomination and sits on the Senate Judiciary Committee. Since Kavanaugh's Senate hearing, however, the judge has been accused of sexual misconduct by two women, sparking a movement against his nomination in the name of sexual assault survivors.
    In a video posted on Twitter by “Smash Racism DC,” a self-identified anti-racism group...
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  • Watch Ted Cruz get chased out of a D.C. restaurant by hangry protesters

    24 days ago - By Fast Company

    No dinner today.
    A group of protestors may have made Senator Ted Cruz lose his appetite. Beto O'Rourke's rival just got chased out of a Washington, D.C., restaurant by a group of activists angered by Cruz's support for embattled U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
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