(Examiner) Mediaite reports in a November 26, 2013, article that a group called the Conservative Campaign Committee is running a campaign-style ad thanking Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas for his efforts to stop Obamacare, The ad will run on Texas TV stations during Thanksgiving Day football games and the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
The ad notes the disastrous rollout of Obamacare, with millions of people losing their health insurance. It notes that "one man" – that being Ted Cruz – attempted to stop the health care law before it began to hurt people. It has a clip from Cruz's famous filibuster but does not mention the government shutdown. It also has some clips of liberal journalists and politicians denouncing Cruz for his efforts.
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