In Thursday’s The 4PM poll, readers backed Fox News host Tucker Carlson’s criticism of Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas.
10% of readers sided with Cruz, who has over the past year repeatedly characterized the January 6 Capitol riot as a “terrorist attack.”
The attack at the Capitol was a despicable act of terrorism and a shocking assault on our democratic system. We must come together and put this anger and division behind us. We must, and I am confident we will, have a peaceful and orderly transition of power. My full statement: pic.twitter.com/84HHQdpMZd
— Senator Ted Cruz (@SenTedCruz) January 7, 2021
90% of readers sided with Carlson.
Who got to Ted Cruz? pic.twitter.com/KiMAimcnbi
— Sebastian Gorka DrG (@SebGorka) January 6, 2022
Cruz has since forcefully walked back his previous statements.