(POLITICO) Seeking to defend his hardline immigration record during Thursday night's debate, Ted Cruz name-dropped Sen. Jeff Sessions five times in a matter of minutes.
But Sessions, who's got more conservative street cred than just about any member of Congress, can't make up his mind whether to back Cruz for president or his other pal in the race, Donald Trump. He likes both of them too much to commit.
“I don’t have any plans. I have no agenda to make any announcement any time soon. I don’t know if I can help or might hurt a candidate,” the Alabama Republican told POLITICO in an interview Thursday. “But fundamentally I think Trump and Cruz are at the top of the heap.”
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