Sen. Ted Cruz on Sunday condemned the recent mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, as “a heinous act of terrorism and white supremacy.”
“We must speak clearly to combat evil in any form it takes. What we saw yesterday was a heinous act of terrorism and white supremacy. There is no place for this in El Paso, in Texas, or anywhere across our nation,” Cruz tweeted Sunday. “We are all Americans and we are all standing united with El Paso.”
He added that as a “son of a Cuban immigrant,” he is “deeply horrified by the hateful anti-Hispanic bigotry expressed in the shooter’s so-called ‘manifesto.’”
“This ignorant racism is repulsive and profoundly anti-American,” he tweeted.
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