Senator Cruz with Texas, which is currently experiencing a massive energy crisis. Domestic power plants were not prepared for the rapid increase in electricity demand due to the winter offensive. Texas isn’t the only state hit by winter, but it does It’s very difficult there.
American voters, like voters in many other countries, expect their politicians to accompany them in a difficult situation in times of crisis and try to solve the problem. However, Cruz decided to travel to Cancun with his family. Texas scored it at Houston Airport and photos and videos flooded the Internet.
Cruz is one of the most important figures in the Republican Party and a major representative of its conservative wing. In 2016 He fought for the party’s nomination as the presidential candidate With Donald Trump. Then he defended Trump from Democratic attacks, as he defended him after last year’s elections, He accused the Democrats of rigging the elections, Also defended Trump during an unfinished trial.
His trip to Mexico was met with massive criticism from the media and from Cruz voters themselves. The senator tried to mitigate criticism by saying he was only driving his children to Cancun and intending to return to Texas immediately. By the time this script was written, Cruise was on his way back to the United States.
Getting into warm climates, when people in Texas are dying of cold, can seriously harm Cruz. He would likely miss his chance at best to fight for the Republican nomination in the 2024 presidential election, at worst – a trip to Cancun could end his career entirely.