Ted Cruz Rips Pro-Abortion Democrats: “If You’re Litigating Against Nuns, You’re Doing It Wrong”

National   |   Steven Ertelt   |   Jul 17, 2014   |   10:27AM   |   Washington, DC

Yesterday, Senate Democrats their bid to approve legislation to “overturn” the Supreme Court’s decision protecting Hobby Lobby and other companies from being forced to comply with the HHS mandate that compels them to pay for abortion-causing drugs for their employees.

Republicans were able to sustain their filibuster against the bill atedcruz7nd prevailed on a 56-43 vote, with Democrats voting to move to a vote on the pro-abortion bill and almost all Republicans uniting to vote against it.

During the debate, pro-life Texas Senator Ted Cruz let Democrats have it.

“If you’re litigating against nuns, you have probably done something wrong,” he said.

“Mr. President, it saddens me that there are not 100 senators here unified, regardless of our faith, standing together protecting the religious liberty rights of everyone,” Cruz added.

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Here’s the video of his inspiring remarks: