CBS 7: Sen. Ted Cruz speaks on oil and gas industry, border protection in Midland


Texas Senator Ted Cruz visited Midland Wednesday morning to speak with supporters about the importance of Permian Basin Industry on Texas, and America as a whole.

Around one hundred people packed inside the doors of Discovery Operating Incorporated for the event.

The incumbent first spoke about legislation on the oil and gas industry.

“My number one focus in the senate is on jobs, jobs, jobs. Because the number one priority for Texans is jobs, jobs, jobs. That’s true in West Texas, East Texas, in the panhandle, and in the valley. Texas does well when we get government off our back. And that’s what I’m fighting for,” Cruz said.

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