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Cruz Missile: Tea Party Senator Helps Sink Border Bill

U.S. House Speaker John Boehner is reaping dissent sown by Republican Senator Ted Cruz -- and that’s working just fine for Cruz.

Boehner had to abandon a planned vote yesterday on a bill to address the crisis of undocumented children coming across the U.S.-Mexico border after Cruz, a Tea Party favorite from Texas, riled up immigration opponents in the House Republican conference.