One day after announcing himself as presidential candidate, Texas Senator Ted Cruz fired a few shots across the bow of Wall Street, and the firm that employs his wife as managing director. In an interview with Bloomberg's With All Due Respect, Cruz was asked by host Mark Halperin whether, on balance, Goldman Sachs was a positive or a negative force on society. "Like any institution, there's some of both," Cruz responded, adding, "Goldman is one of the biggest banks on Wall Street, and my criticism with Washington is they engage in crony capitalism. They give favors to Wall Street and big business and that's why I've been an outspoken opponent of crony capitalism..." [Bloomberg via Lauren LaCapra]
Ted Cruz's Wife Taking A Little Break From Goldman Sachs
As a seasoned money manager, she's made sure to hedge her bets on how long that break might be.
Goldman Sachs Mysteriously Missing From Ted Cruz's Speech Re: Wife's Business Accomplishments
Though he did mention her childhood bread-making venture.
Trump Supporters Who Heckled Heidi Cruz About "Goldman Sachs" Might Wanna Do A Little Research
Or they could just google "Steven Mnuchin."
Ted Cruz's Wall Street Hypocrisy Now Valued In The Seven Figures
Like his neck and jawline, it's hard to tell where Ted Cruz's relationship with Goldman Sachs begins and ends.
Goldman Sachs Executive Likens Ted Cruz's Failed Campaign To Ending Slavery
In fairness, Heidi Cruz DID take a few elbows to the head recently.
Heidi Cruz Doesn't Like The Idea Of Her Candidate Husband Taking Money From Her Out-Of-Touch Colleagues At Goldman Sachs
Ted Cruz doesn't want filthy money from Wall Street villains like his own wife.
Ted Cruz Goes Way Out Of His Way To Take Debate Potshot At Wall Street
Old Meltyface will say all the words.
It Looks Like President Trump Just Learned That Heidi Cruz Used to Work At Goldman
Angry Donald Trump doesn't like his wife's picture being used to attack him so he lashes out at other guy's wife... Sad.