February 28, 2014 1:20 pm -

He emphatically said, to a Tea Party audience, “I am absolutely convinced we are going to repeal every word of Obamacare.” Has he actually been aware of what’s been going on lately? Does he have any ability to connect with the rest of his own party? And is there nothing in the Affordable Care Act worth saving?

“If you listen to the media, if you listen to Democrats — although I repeat myself — they will say the fight to stop Obamacare did not succeed,” Cruz said. “Really? Well, I’m a big believer the proof is in the pudding. Last fall, millions of Americans rose up and said, ‘Stop the disaster that is Obamacare.’”

Cruz pointed out to the audience that it was the millions of Americans “rising up” to help elevate the national debate about Obamacare.

“I am hopeful, I am optimistic, I am filled with the promise that we’re going to turn this country around because there is a grass-roots revolution sweeping this country,” Cruz preached.

D.B. Hirsch
D.B. Hirsch is a political activist, news junkie, and retired ad copy writer and spin doctor. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.