- Dean Obeidallah says the candidate doubled down on his derisive talk about "New York values"
- New York values are superior to the values Cruz touts, Obeidallah says
Dean Obeidallah, a former attorney, is the host of SiriusXM's weekly program "The Dean Obeidallah Show," a columnist for The Daily Beast and editor of the politics blog The Dean's Report. Follow him on Twitter: @TheDeansreport. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)You would have thought Ted Cruz got the message when he he trashed "New York values" back in January. The New York media took a baseball bat to Cruz's head (figuratively, that is). One of the best responses was the New York Daily News' cover story featuring the Statute of Liberty giving Cruz the middle finger with headline, "Drop dead, Ted."