Ted Cruz Still Noncommittal On McConnell As Majority Leader

AP

As Republican primary season winds to a close, Sen. Ted Cruz still won’t commit to supporting Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) as majority leader if the GOP wins control of the Senate.

“That will be a decision for the conference to make,” the Texas Republican told Politico. “I’m hopeful come January we have a Republican majority.”

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