Watch Ted Cruz Ask: When Did Democrats Abandon the Bill of Rights?

Pete Kasperowicz
The Blaze

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on Tuesday accused Democrats of abandoning the Bill of Rights by trying to amend the First Amendment so Congress has the right to regulate spending on political campaigns.

“For over two centuries, Congress has not dared to mess with the Bill of Rights,” Cruz said at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the Democratic legislation to amend the Constitution.

“When did elected Democrats abandon the Bill of Rights?” he asked.

Most Senate Democrats support the idea of changing the Constitution to give Congress the power to regulate spending on federal political campaigns. Earlier in the hearing, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said “dark money” from unknown sources is flooding the political system, and that Congress needs to impose limits…



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