(CNN)Sen. Ted Cruz applauded President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court candidate Neil Gorsuch, calling him “an outright crowning achievement.”
Cruz advised Democrats to not filibuster Gorsuch’s election, pointing out the election.
“I believe this election was a referendum,” the Texas senator stated.
“It was a referendum for the American individuals. Do you desire a principled constitutionalists who will honor the Constitution, who will support the costs of rights or do you desire t a liberal judicial activist which is exactly what Hillary Clinton had actually guaranteed. And individuals spoke on Election Day and my hope is that Senate Democrats will appreciate the will of the American individuals.”