Ted Cruz

California Democratic Official Apologizes After Wishing Death on Children of Sen. Cruz Staffer

Tweeted "May your children all die from debilitating, painful and incurable diseases."

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The communications chair of the Sacramento County Democratic Party apologized Friday after directing vitriol at a staffer for Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) over the defunding of ObamaCare.

Amanda Carpenter, a speechwriter and senior communications adviser to Cruz, tweeted her optimism that the GOP could succeed in stripping funding for the healthcare law in the fight over a continuing resolution.

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