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After border bill fiasco, Sen. Ted Cruz calls for Republican leader Mitch McConnell’s replacement

Texas’ junior senator has long been a critic of Mitch McConnell, who has led Republican senators since 2015.

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell shakes hands with Sen. Ted Cruz during U.S. President Donald Trump's State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress in the House Chamber of the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Feb. 4, 2020.

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