Candidates running for office in some situations pull out all the stops to “win” the election. The old phrase “Promises made, gifts exchanged” applies.
Quite recently in Texas, Sen. Ted Cruz promised his future constituents that he would repeal Obamacare. Plain fact of the matter is he knew he couldn’t. Ted Cruz put together a very slick political machine. Cruz had plenty of campaign contributions from those voters resisting change and the Affordable Health Care Act.
Cruz tried to do what he promised the voters, knowing full well his efforts would fail. But the fallback position for him was that ... continue reading »