The Mercers are billionaires that money Republicans like Ted Cruz to rig the financial game in their support. Ted places on a cring facility. Oh and also incidentally the Mercer family has Trump also. Cenk Uygur, host of The Young Turks, breaks it down. Tell us exactly what you assume in the remark area listed below.
" Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) lavished praise on his single champ, mega-donor Rebekah Mercer, in a fawning access in Time's "100 Most Prominent Individuals" list.
Rebekah Mercer and her billionaire financier papa Robert were the driving contributors behind Cruz's White Residence run until diverting their assistance to Donald Trump when he secured the GOP election.
They're additionally part owners of Breitbart News as well as a multitude of other traditional enterprises.
" Rebekah Mercer is a warrior and also a patriot," Cruz wrote of his benefactor in a short tribute released Thursday. "She is the little girl of a fantastic mathematician as well as tremendously effective financier, and honored with her very own deep knowledge as well as user-friendly understanding, as well as it would have been easy for her to have settled right into a life of comfort as well as ease."
" Yet Bekah cares way too much concerning freedom and also our nation to do so."
The Mercers' investments assisted "sustain a political revolution," he proceeded, adding: "Bekah has helped change the world of politics."" *.
Find out more here:.
Hosts: Cenk UygurCast: Cenk Uygur.
The Largest Online Information Show in the World. Hosted by Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian. LIVE STREAMING weekdays 6-8pm ET.
Sign up for The Young Turks on YouTube:.
Like The Young Turks on Facebook:.
Comply with The Young Turks on Twitter:.
Purchase TYT Merch:.
Download sound and also video clip of the complete 2 hr program on-demand + the members-only blog post video game show by becoming a participant at. Your subscription sustains the day to day procedures and is essential for our continued success and development.
Youthful Turk (n), 1. Youthful modern or anarchical participant of an establishment, movement, or political celebration. 2. A young person that rebels against authority or societal expectations.( American Heritage Dictionary).