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LIVE: Watch Ted Cruz Filibuster Fighting To Defund Obamacare

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Watch Sen. Ted Cruz filibuster on the Senate floor. He rose this afternoon in his fight to defund Obamacare. I am sure that the Republican establishment is choking on their filet mignon, but too bad. They should perhaps take notes, because the people love it.

Cruz is reading from letters that were sent to him and supporters, which tell of their hardships due to Obamacare and the unintended consequences that the law has had on the economy and people’s lives. He slammed some of the Republican lawmakers who claim to oppose Obamacare but ignore their constituents who vehemently oppose the law, but not because they are partisan, but because they are negatively impacted by the “train-wreck” of a law. Twitter lit up with tweets such as this one:

Rep. Jeff Duncan tweeted:

Sen. Ted Cruz also stated how Democrats behind closed doors are greatly concerned with how the law is effecting the economy and politics. The AFL-CIO is now officially gearing up to express their public opposition to Obamacare:

https://twitter.com/watchdogwire/status/382611059083079680

What the establishment GOP doesn’t understand is that this bill will hurt Americans – all Americans – and Sen. Ted Cruz is laying out many of those examples. But here is another:

What happened to that clinic again?

Not only was #KeepCruzing trending on Twitter, but supporters were changing their pictures to several versions of the hashtag. One such tweet and pic is as follows:

https://twitter.com/EliRubenstein/status/382611801159892992

Charlie Kirk of Turning Point USA tweeted:

#KeepCruzing Sen. Ted Cruz, it sure is entertaining.

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Data Journalism Editor

Rich, the People's Pundit, is the Data Journalism Editor at PPD and Director of the PPD Election Projection Model. He is also the Director of Big Data Poll, and author of "Our Virtuous Republic: The Forgotten Clause in the American Social Contract."

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