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Cruz I won't support those who attack my wife

Cruz I won't support those who attack my wife

Cruz said it's a slap in the face to veterans.

Democratic U.S. Senate challenger Beto O'Rourke will come face-to-face with the man he has been chasing for months, Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz, at a debate on Friday in one of the most closely watched congressional races in the country. Cruz, who was a legendary debater as an undergraduate at Princeton. Candidates were asked about what they admired about their opponent.

O'Rourke, a charismatic congressman from El Paso, has benefited from an avalanche of media attention and a gusher of small donations, raising millions of dollars more than Cruz. Early on, for instance, the candidates squared off on gun control legislation and the 2nd Amendment. Cruz challenged that stance saying O'Rourke is basically attacking all law enforcement with his statement.

O'Rourke began by praising Cruz's work ethic and his family's sacrifice.

O'Rourke added that, while he and Cruz disagree on the best moves to make, he has no question that Cruz "wants to do the best for America".

Mr. Cruz said Ms. Ford is a serious woman with a charge that deserves to be heard, but he then quickly pivoted to Mr. O'Rourke's opposition to Judge Kavanaugh which Mr. Cruz said was rooted in radical ideas about jurisprudence.

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"Talking about criminal justice reform, let's talk about where this problem started", he said at Prairie View A&M University in Texas.

The Washington Post fact-checked the claim and said it couldn't be rated because it was unclear if the reference meant that O'Rourke believed unarmed black children were being killed generally, or killed by police. I'm sorry that you don't like thoughts and prayers.

O'Rourke called for the FBI to investigate Ford's claims, something that Senate Republicans have resisted, and argued that Kavanaugh's nomination should be rejected.

O'Rourke in turn blasted Cruz for supporting massive deportations of illegal immigrants.

On the Supreme Court and economics, the specter of President Trump loomed large.

Sen. Ted Cruz speaks on a variety of topics at the Barn Door Steakhouse in Odessa, Texas, Aug. 25, 2018. At one point he accused Cruz of "slander".

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After the debate, O'Rourke said Cruz "has a tendency to mischaracterize a position".

At the same time, Mr. O'Rourke insisted he could work with Republicans and Mr. Trump when they sought common goals.

"Instead of suggesting the police are risking their lives to protect all of us and turning people against police, I think it's profoundly irresponsible", Cruz said.

"I've got a responsibility, which is to fight for everybody here and every person in this state", he said.

Both candidates tried to don the mantle as a "fighter", although Mr. Cruz warned at the end that should Mr. O'Rourke be elected his causes may not jibe with many Texans. Cruz are just not going to cut it anymore.

O'Rourke also called Texas the "epicenter" of the issue.

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