WATCH: Ted Cruz releases powerful new ad that destroys Beto O’Rourke and defends National Anthem

Ted Cruz is out with a powerful new ad hammering Beto O’Rourke for his recent viral speech in which he supports protesting during the National Anthem.

Watch:



In the ad, Cruz highlights Vietnam Veteran Tim Lee who lost both legs after stepping on a landmine and is unable to stand for the National Anthem. In the video, Lee says that he gave his two legs for this country and he expects us to stand for him when the National Anthem is being played.

Before the ad came out late last night, Cruz was tweeting yesterday about Tim Lee:


Cruz also hit back at Beto O’Rourke on this very issue yesterday for the Dallas Morning News:

Comment Policy: Please read our comment policy before making a comment. In short, please be respectful of others and do not engage in personal attacks. Otherwise we will revoke your comment privileges.

To our ad-free users: I apologize for the ad below but unfortunately DISQUS requires this ad in order to use their commenting system and I cannot make it go away.