Actually Ted Cruz’s father is a Dominionist or Christian Reconstructionist who’s vision of a Christian theocracy has been a huge influence on his son. (See Chris Hedges recent article on truthdig.com). As far as both son and father are concerned this shutdown was a win in so far as it further weakened what they consider a deviant US government. Dad want’s Cruz to stay exactly where he is and do it all again in three months.
Apr 12, 2017