Sen. Ted Cruz said Tuesday that President Trump “made a mistake” by not openly criticizing Russia during his joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin last week.
“I think President Trump made a mistake with Putin,” Cruz told Fox News host Neil Cavuto. “He should have been more vigorous in that news conference. I think it’s a bad idea for the president not to be visibly and vocally standing up to Russia.”
“Now that being said I think what matters most is substance,” Cruz continued, adding that he is “encouraged” by the Trump administration’s sanctions against Russia.
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