Sen. Ted Cruz was unable to speak at Wednesday morning’s Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on immigration reform, explaining that he had lost his voice.
Yikes, a hoarse Sen. Cruz: "I have lost my voice entirely." #immigration
— Jordan Fabian (@Jordanfabian) February 13, 2013
— NatImmForum (@NatImmForum) February 13, 2013
He followed up by joking that perhaps it was due to cheering too much for President Obama.
Cruz: I would apologize to the committee but I've lost my voice entirely, perhaps from cheering so much at last night's State of the Union
— Arlette Saenz (@ArletteSaenz) February 13, 2013
Check out this awesome animated GIF of Cruz stomping and hollering for Obama’s immigration agenda as Sen. John McCain does the “Shamnesty Shake.”