Butler County Times Gazette
Ted Cruz has his own Rev. Wright — his dad!
email print
Nov. 4, 2013 5:15 p.m.



rafael-cruz-father-of-ted-cruz

 

In terms of political impact, not much ever came of the tireless efforts by right-wingers to link Barack Obama to the excessive rhetoric of his pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright. The anti-Wright campaign  did nothing to prevent Obama from winning the presidency twice.

But Sen. Ted Cruz, a prospective candidate for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, might not find it so easy to dissociate himself from his own problematic preacher — his father, the Rev. Rafael Cruz (above).

Obama more or less threw the Rev. Wright under the proverbial bus, and the whole subject soon faded to relative ...

Read more

Recent Posts

    latest blogs

    • Community
    • National