FOX News reported Bret Baier just blamed Senator Ted Cruz for Kevin McCarthy dropping from the race for Speaker.
** Kevin McCarthy dropped out of the race for Speaker this morning telling his GOP colleagues, “I Am Not the Right Person to Lead”
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Bret Baier blamed Ted Cruz:
The other thing to point out is an interesting fact that has percolated and crosses into presidential politics. You know who meets frequently with the House Republicans that formed the Freedom Caucus? Senator Ted Cruz. He meets with them quite a bit and he has been accused on Capitol Hill of having undue influence on that caucus. He may have his hand really into some of the goings on of what happened today.