Ted Cruz is blocking diplomats from being confirmed, and it has nothing to do with their qualifications

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Republicans will try to sabotage whatever Dems do until their coup succeeds. Then it will be oppression galore because republicans believe you need to be told how to live.

Theemuts

The guy had a 1% at cpac for presidential nominee of the Republican party. Everybody pretending this is some long game is simply confused. Let me spell it out for you. He’s peacocking for Twitter/the media. He has no path so he’s just going to be a loud dick.

LoveArguingPolitics

He’s only doing this until they offer him the position of “Ambassador of Cancun”

that_guy_upnorth

Tldr: Ted Cruz is an asshat.

ChildhoodRude

Of course it has to do with their qualifications. Republicans abhor the idea of qualified people serving in our government.

Scubalefty