Ted Cruz called the Jan. 6 riot a “terrorist attack.” Now he says he misspoke.

After conservative backlash, Cruz took to a FOX News show — whose host also lambasted him — to backpedal from comments he made during a congressional hearing.

By Karen Brooks Harper, The Texas Tribune
Posted 1/6/22

After spending a day being slammed by TV pundits and fellow conservatives for describing last year’s U.S. Capitol insurrection as a “violent terrorist attack,” U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz …

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