Though he referred to John McCain a “hero” after being asked about Donald Trump’s cheap shot about the Arizona senator who was a POW in Vietnam for several years, Ted Cruz did not directly denounce Trump.

Sen. Claire McCaskill was critical of her Senate colleague for failing to do so:

Sen. McCaskill wants to talk about “unseemly,” eh? Tweeters were happy to oblige:

Feel free to answer at any time, Senator McCaskill.