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Ted Cruz: 'Would It Kill Republicans To Crack A Joke?'

Posted on AllSides January 20th, 2015
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Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) thinks it wouldn't hurt for the GOP to show off its sense of humor.

“Would it kill Republicans to crack a joke?” Cruz said at the South Carolina Tea Party Coalition Convention, according to Politico. “I actually think for some Republicans it might. You know, lighten up a little. … So many Republicans run a Soviet-style campaign.”

While at the event, Cruz argued the GOP needs to nominate a candidate unlike Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) or former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, who lost in the 2008...

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