Texas Senator and GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz has criticized the Iran deal, saying it would make the Obama administration “the world’s leading financier of radical Islamic terrorism.” Cruz’s remarks came after U.S. National Security Adviser Susan Rice admitted that a portion of the funds released to Iran will inevitably go towards terrorism.

In spite of that, Mitt Romney scolded Cruz for what he said:

Cruz responded to Romney’s criticism this way:

Ouch!

Cruz pulled no punches:

“One of the reasons Republicans keep getting clobbered is that we have leaders like Mitt Romney or like Jeb Bush who are afraid.”

Time to try a different approach?