Ted Cruz has joined “Team Trump.”
Despite the two’s bitter history, Cruz has officially endorsed Donald Trump and took to Facebook to explain his decision.
“After many months of careful consideration, of prayer and searching my own conscience, I have decided that on Election Day, I will vote for the Republican nominee, Donald Trump,” Cruz wrote on his Facebook page.
The former GOP presidential candidate never had a good relationship with Trump. During the GOP debates, Trump continuously insulted Cruz's family even going as far as questioning his citizenship. Cruz even publicly said that he refused to vote for Trump at the Republican National Convention, which resulted him getting booed off the stage. So, what changed his mind?
Cruz sticks to a promise, which is why Trump has his vote.
“A year ago, I pledged to endorse the Republican nominee, and I am honoring that commitment.,” Cruz wrote.
Trump is thrilled about his old rival’s endorsement, despite the fact that he previously said that he would never accept it.
“I am greatly honored by the endorsement of Senator Cruz,” said Trump. “We have fought the battle and he was a tough and brilliant opponent.
Read Cruz’s entire Facebook post below.