by David Krayden
Republican Texas Sen. Ted Cruz released a video on his Twitter feed Wednesday night that castigates a massive $1.4 trillion spending bill before the Senate Thursday.
Cruz noted, “The spending bill the Senate is voting on tomorrow is a lobbyist boondoggle that belongs in an ashtray.”
[…] The senator begins his mini-production by lighting a cigar, taking a few puffs and telling viewers, “Christmas came early in Washington for lobbyists.”
Cruz then draws the viewer’s attention to papers piled high on a desk. “I present to you the massive omnibus bill that Congress is voting on … 2,313 pages, dropped on us the day before yesterday.