Via The Right Scoop:

Ted Cruz talked to the press today explaining his poison pill strategy from 2013, saying that what is going on now is the establishment striking back against him because he helped stop them from getting the amnesty they wanted.

He also pointed out that both he and Marco Rubio promised voters that if they were elected they would lead the fight against amnesty when they got to Washington. But come 2013, he said, they both made very different decisions.

Here’s an interview with Jeff Sessions who was championing the fight against the Gang of Eight bill: