Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz had some critical comments for Donald Trump Tuesday. Speaking at his first New Hampshire appearance following his Iowa caucuses victory, Cruz criticized Trump for supporting “amnesty” during the 2013 immigration reform debate and for a more general mean-spiritedness.
In his first of two Trump critiques Cruz was harshly criticizing fellow senator Marco Rubio on the 2013 failed immigration bill when he pivoted to criticizing Trump for supporting “amnesty” and largely remaining silent then. Cruz’s second critique came in response to a question concerning Trump’s mocking of a New York Times reporter’s physical disability while attacking his writing.
Here’s what Cruz had to say: