Ben Carson on Thursday continued to hit Sen. Ted Cruz's (R-TX) presidential campaign for spreading rumors during the Iowa caucuses that Carson was dropping out of the race, calling on the Texas senator to punish staffers in a fundraising email on Thursday evening.
"I call on Senator Cruz to take decisive action at a senior level within his campaign or I fear this culture of destructive behavior will only continue," Carson wrote in the fundraising email, according to The Hill.
Carson's email followed reports that members of Cruz's campaign left two voicemails with Iowa precinct captains telling them to use reports that Carson was suspending his campaign to persuade caucusgoers to vote for Cruz. Both voicemails were left after the Carson campaign had clarified that he was not suspending his campaign after the Iowa caucuses, according to Breitbart.
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