Ted Cruz Gets Booed On Stage at the Republican National Convention


Source: Robert Deutch

During the Republican National Convention on Tuesday at the Quicken Loan Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz received less than stellar praise from the crowd during his speech.

As it became evident during Cruz’s speech that he was not going to formally endorse Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, the crowd erupted in boo’s and chants, yelling “Vote for Trump!” and “Say It!”

In the wake of attempting to unify the Republican Party, Cruz’s speech did quite the opposite.

While Cruz congratulated Mr. Trump, his speech was more focused on ideals of the Republican party. He stated, “I congratulate Donald Trump on winning the nomination last night. And like each of you, I want to see the principles that our party believes prevail in November.” He urged the audience to, “Vote your conscience.”

Source: Washington Post