Ted Cruz Press Release: Democrats Block Cruz Resolution to Create Joint Select Committee to Investigate Benghazi Attacks

Press Release of Senator Cruz

Democrats Block Cruz Resolution to Create Joint Select Committee to Investigate Benghazi Attacks

Cruz co-sponsors Cornyn Bill to Designate Fort Hood Shooting as Terrorist Attack

Contact: press@cruz.senate.gov / (202) 228-7561
Thursday, September 12, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) has introduced a resolution, S.R. 225, to create a joint select committee to investigate the Benghazi terrorist attacks from one year ago, last September 11, 2012. On Wednesday, Sen. Cruz requested unanimous consent to introduce and pass the resolution, but Democrats blocked it from consideration.

“On September 11, 2012, four Americans were brutally murdered in a terrorist attack against our embassy in Benghazi and one year later, there has still been no action of reprisal and no justice rendered upon the assailants,” Sen. Cruz said. “Failure to hold accountable the perpetrators of this vicious attack will leave terrorists around the world with the impression that they can kill Americans and escape the consequences, increasing the likelihood of future attacks. The American people deserve to have a complete account from their government of the events in Benghazi before, during, and after the attack.”

The Cruz resolution currently has 19 cosponsors including Sens. Vitter, Blunt, Toomey, Paul, Scott, Heller, Lee, Inhofe, Ayotte, Portman, Coburn, Roberts, Risch, Ron Johnson, Isakson, Crapo, Cochran, Grassley and Enzi.

Additionally, Sen. Cruz has cosponsored legislation, the Honoring the Fort Hood Heroes Act, filed by Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) to rightfully designate the Fort Hood shooting as a terrorist attack. In the aftermath of the shooting, the State Department designated the attack as “workplace violence” because the attack took place on U.S. soil rather than in a designated combat zone. This designation has prevented victims from receiving the same awards and benefits as their deployed counterparts who are wounded or killed in the line of duty. The Honoring the Fort Hood Heroes Act would correct this inequity and provide benefits the Fort Hood victims deserve.

read the text of his Resolution:

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he cannot be allowed to sneak away -- The only asylum this man is worthy of is an insane asylum and a high security one at that -- There is no dollar figure on this person but were he to get away justice can never be served so patriots all throughout the nation keep watch for Obscumbo trying to sneak out of the country.  He will face his just rewards

Hell yes the democraps want to block anything to do with Benghazi. We the People would find out that hillary and obama are up to their necks guilty. That would effect hillary's chances at the 2016 elections. Hang em both out to dry.

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Anything that deals with Muslim Terrorists  does not exist in this Adm.  All mentions of Al Quida, Aljazr, Muslim Brotherhood..wiped out of our intelligence agencies.   The only  terrorists alerts important to this Adm are Tea Party, Constitution people, Christians and Jews, ... etc

Anything that deals with Muslim Terrorists does not exist in this Adm. All mentions of Al Quida, Aljazr, Muslim Brotherhood..wiped out of our intelligence agencies. The only terrorists alerts important to this Adm are Tea Party, Constitution people, Christians and Jews, ... etc

   Gee I wonder why? Could it put Bonzo to bed? maybe even impeach him and destroy Hillary's chances of being the next Socialist/Marxist President to complete the destruction of a once great Nation?

   It is time to start dumping Hillary's chances and point out that she was more in bed with Arafat than Israel when hubby was getting BJ's in the oval oraface.

Hilary "what difference does it make Now!" Clinton would be affected in her bid for president.

The dems want another radical to continue the ruin of the middle class of America.

Thank you Senetor Cruze please don't give up you are a voice of Reason that we have

All the dimwitrats stick up for the traitor because they are traitors themselves.Odamnit has bought and paid for ever demorat in senate,congress.If they stand up to him they will be exsposed as the traitors they really are.

These bastards will all lose in the end.

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….In addition to stopping all payments to these countries, which seem to have almost no control over their population, I must, in the strongest of terms, ask Mexico to stop this onslaught – and if unable to do so I will call up the U.S. Military and CLOSE OUR SOUTHERN BORDER!..

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I am watching the Democrat Party led (because they want Open Borders and existing weak laws) assault on our country by Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador, whose leaders are doing little to stop this large flow of people, INCLUDING MANY CRIMINALS, from entering Mexico to U.S.....

Donald J. Trump @realDonaldTrump

....In addition to stopping all payments to these countries, which seem to have almost no control over their population, I must, in the strongest of terms, ask Mexico to stop this onslaught - and if unable to do so I will call up the U.S. Military and CLOSE OUR SOUTHERN BORDER!..

Donald J. Trump  realDonaldTrump

....The assault on our country at our Southern Border, including the Criminal elements and DRUGS pouring in, is far more important to me, as President, than Trade or the USMCA. Hopefully Mexico will stop this onslaught at their Northern Border. All Democrats fault for weak laws!

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