The Washington Times - August 6, 2012, 09:27AM

“When Texas voters heard that Ted Cruz did not play well with others, the first thing they said was ‘send him to Washington,’” observed George Will during an appearance on ABC News “This Week,” regarding Mr. Cruz’s bodacious victory in the recent Texas Republican primary.

But Mr. Cruz appears willing to play with others, as long as they are fiscal conservatives.


“I am perfectly happy to compromise and work with anybody, Republicans, Democrats, libertarians, I’ll work with Martians, if — and the ‘if’ is critical —they are willing to cut spending and reduce the debt,” the U.S. Senate hopeful told “Fox News Sunday.”