Cruz Says Republican Government Shutdown Was “Absolutely” Worth It

Asked by Fox News anchor Chris Wallace about whether the Republican government shutdown over Republicans’ obsession with repealing the Affordable Care Act was “worth it,” Sen. Ted Cruz had a surprising response, according to The Hill:

“Absolutely.”

Well, we here in the Democratic Whip Press Shop have some follow up questions for Senator Cruz:

We don’t think so, and a look at recent poll numbers shows that Americans don’t either.