Democrats have a new talking point – Senator Ted Cruz is in control of the house of Representatives and will impeach Obama. Seriously.
Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) met with some conservative members of the House last week ahead of their vote on immigration reform. His goal was to strengthen whatever bill they passed in an effort to get the Obama administration to start enforcing immigration laws and end its defacto amnesty program known as DACA. Never mind that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid refused to allow any amendments on Senate bills and the Senate went home early.
Two Democrats appeared on two different Sunday shows and they both repeated the same talking point. (Both videos are below.)
Here is what White House political adviser Dan Pfeiffer had to say on ABC News in response to a question about Democrats fueling talk of impeachment, even after Speaker John Boehner said it’s not going to happen.
“Right. And five days before the government shutdown, the speaker said there was no way we’d shut the government — government down over health care. And then [indecipherable] we did. And in the House of Representatives, John Boehner may have the gavel, but Ted Cruz has the power.