Sen. Ted Cruz mocked Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for her response to the Capitol insurrection.
Speaking at CPAC, Cruz also took aim at Sen. Bernie Sanders for wearing mittens.
Senator Ted Cruz on Friday mocked New York Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who has raised millions for his Texas constituents, for her response to the January 6 Capitol riots.
“We are gathered in dark times,” Cruz told the crowd at the CPAC in Orlando on Friday.
On stage, Cruz also took aim at Senator Bernie Sanders for wearing mittens to President Joe Biden’s inauguration.
Cruz seemed to be referring to comments Ocasio-Cortez made in the wake of the January 6 assault on the Capitol.
The political rivalry between Cruz and Ocasio-Cortez was amplified this month as a winter storm knocked out power to millions in Texas. »