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Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz spoke at the Iowa State Fair Saturday, and fired at President Obama's policies, comparing him to Jimmy Carter.
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00:01 Welcome to the de Moines registers political soap box you
00:05 know I spent much of last month back in Washington DC.
00:09 So it is great to be back in America. We're living
00:15 at a time and extraordinary challenges. We're living at a time.
00:19 Of urgency. But I wanna come to -- today. With words
00:24 of encouragement. All across this country people awake enough. Thank you
00:30 sir. You have a lovely day. There is a better way.
00:36 That the path we're on there is a way to come
00:38 back and revive American exceptional as -- restore the American dream
00:43 and I'm gonna tell you three things. Number one. We --
00:47 champion. Jobs and growth and opportunity. People are hurting right now.
00:54 And wouldn't need to get back. -- an environment where the
00:58 economy is moving -- small businesses are growing more opportunity. Is
01:03 plentiful. The second thing we need to do. Is waiting to
01:07 defend our constitutional liberties and the third thing we need to
01:11 do. Is waiting to restore America's leadership in the world we
01:16 need to get. To an environment with the president the United
01:20 States stands up and uses the bully pulpit. To be --
01:24 clarion voice for freedom. Point eight the president the United States
01:29 this state. Unambiguously. We stand but our friend and ally the
01:32 nation of Israel. I am optimistic because of each and every
01:38 one -- you. Because it is your leadership your courage standing
01:43 up and saying. Let's get back to the free market principles
01:46 let's get back to the constitutional liberties that will help. Turn
01:50 this country around. And bring us back. To that shining city
01:54 on a hill. Called the United States of America.