Texas Senator and 2016 GOP Presidential candidate Ted Cruz says the militia that is occupying federal property in Oregon should “stand down.”
According to The Hill:
“Republican presidential hopeful Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on Monday slammed the protesters who have taken over a federal building at a wildlife refuge in rural Oregon, urging them to lay down their arms.
“Every one of us has a constitutional right to protest, to speak our minds,” Cruz told reporters at campaign event in Iowa, according to NBC News.
Cruz said he is praying for everyone involved in the dispute.”