Ted Cruz explains the one ‘critical mistake’ House Dems made in their arguments

Ted Cruz explains the one ‘critical mistake’ House Dems made in their arguments
Cruz speaks on the Senate floor. YouTube, Ted Cruz video

[Ed. – House manager Val Demings has claimed there is no evidence of corruption on the part of the Bidens. Time to put that claim to the test.]

Cruz said he believes House impeachment managers “made a critical mistake because the central element of their argument is the proposition that [the call] was baseless, that it was frivolous, to want to investigate Burisma, the Ukrainian natural gas company, and whether or not Joe Biden and Hunter Biden – remember [Burisma] was paying Hunter a million bucks a year – and Joe Biden pressured Ukraine, threatened a billion dollars in aid, to force Ukraine to fire the prosecutor who was investigating Burisma, the company that was paying Hunter,” Cruz explained.

… “[T[here was overwhelming evidence of corruption and a president is always justified – in fact has a responsibility – to investigate corruption,” he said. “The fundamental argument that disposes of this case, that makes clear the president did nothing that is impeachable, is he has the authority to investigate corruption.”

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