Ted Cruz Calls Chattanooga Attacks an ‘Act of War,’ Calls For Fix to ‘Broken Immigration System’

Ted Cruz Calls Chattanooga Attacks an ‘Act of War,’ Calls For Fix to ‘Broken Immigration System’Cruz said in a statement Friday that Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez, the Kuwait-born suspected gunman in the attacks, traveled to the Army Recruiting Center and the Naval and Marine Reserve Center “to carry out jihad, an act of radical Islamic terrorism.”

“We need to rid ourselves of two dangerous delusions,” Cruz, a 2016 GOP presidential candidate, explained, “first and foremost that a ‘lone gunman’ — as President Obama described the shooter — is somehow isolated from the larger threat of radical Islamic terrorism.

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