Ted Cruz called the Jan. 6 riot a ‘terrorist attack.’ Now he says he misspoke

After conservative backlash, Cruz took to a FOX News show — whose host also lambasted him — to backpedal from comments he made during a congressional hearing.

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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz R-Texas, and a Senate Judiciary Subcommittee hearing Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021 in Washington.

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