First, the tweet from Pergram confirms the story.
As some background, images of Cruz touring to Mexico gained traction on Wednesday night time.
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Persons are, in fact, furious. And the way does social media cope with frustration, anger, and disappointment? Jokes!
Who will Cruz attempt to blame? Progressives, in all probability.
Along with jokes, individuals are additionally evaluating Cruz’s response to the disaster to that of former Rep. Beto O’Rourke.
O’Rourke himself additionally talked about Cruz’s alleged journey throughout an interview on Thursday morning. “Until we maintain these accountable accountable for what they did,” O’Rourke acknowledged. “Sure, which means Donald Trump, nevertheless it additionally means the junior senator from the state of Texas, who I perceive is vacationing in Cancun proper now when individuals are actually freezing to dying within the state he was elected to signify and serve.”
And although social media isn’t speaking about them fairly as a lot as O’Rourke, each Julián and Rep. Joaquin Castro have been working significantly onerous to maintain Texans in want throughout this disaster.
And final however not least, some are speculating that Cruz not solely slunk off to Mexico however that he’s already on his method again. This hypothesis is predicated on the improve listing for a United flight beneath, with the belief that “CRU R” is him.
In the meantime, individuals are nonetheless battling COVID-19, unemployment, and, in Texas, once-in-a-lifetime climate disasters.