Ted Cruz opposes Debo Adegbile appointment

What the hell is wrong with this Obama administration? Everyday they dive deeper and deeper into their levels of stupidity, and everyday Ted Cruz earns more and more of my respect. He always stands up for his fellow countrymen, especially when this administration spits in their face. Here we see Senator Ted Cruz condemning the nomination of Debo to head the DOJ civil rights division.

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on Tuesday took a strong stance against President Barack Obama’s nominee to head the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, calling the nomination “insulting to law enforcement officers everywhere.”

Cruz’s opposition to Debo Adegbile’s nomination stems from the man’s time with the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. During that time, Adegbile volunteered to advocate for Mumia Abu-Jamal, who was convicted of murdering Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner in 1981. As Townhall’s Katie Pavlich notes, attorneys with the NAACP Legal Defense Fund were able to get Abu-Jamal’s death sentence overturned.

“Mr. President, this is insulting to law enforcement officers everywhere. I stand with the Fraternal Order of Police in opposition to Debo Adegbile,” Cruz said from the Senate floor Tuesday.

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