Ted Cruz Responds to Jon Stewart's 'Dirty Syrup Guzzler' Remark

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz discusses criticism from the 'Daily Show' host and fellow senators.
1:22 | 07/20/13

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Transcript for Ted Cruz Responds to Jon Stewart's 'Dirty Syrup Guzzler' Remark
You've been called various times -- schoolyard pull the Eric in a -- bird. Look I cannot control. Insults others accused her what what I can control. Is that I have not and and will not reciprocate. And -- and my focus -- My focus will remain on the substance because I think. -- the day I think most Americans don't really care about about a bunch of politicians in Washington. Bickering back and forth their interest in solving the problems with it. So what do you think when Jon Stewart comes out and you know it says you're the guy -- a run of the mill constitutional fringe right take our country back. From this socialist Kenyan. He put Tea Party -- what what what do you think when Jon Stewart well I I think Jon Stewart is a very funny guy in fact -- calls me a dirty syrup guzzler -- which rightly referenced a candidate and which I'll confess I wasn't sure what that was. And end. But will tell you in response to that. Budgets and Jon Stewart a letter saying that the that I rarely got -- But but any time that I did it was Texas Europe and I sent him a bottle of Texas or been invited him to -- festival -- -- -- did you hear back from. We got a very nice --

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