Cruz went head-to-head with O'Rourke's unconventional campaigning efforts, which included visiting every county in Texas and refusing campaign donations from political action committees.
Polling showed Cruz - vying for his second term - consistently ahead, but by single digits. He also distributes stickers to voters with slogans like "I'm pretty sure I voted" and "I think I voted".
After interviewing some voters, Triumph found Beto, asking if it concerns him if half his base thinks they can vote for him through Instagram, and if he's anxious about Texas voting machines.
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O'Rourke had reminded voters of Cruz's original Trump moniker - "Lyin' Ted" - when the candidates last faced off against each other in late October.
When asked why she chose to support O'Rourke at the polls, Aguirre told the reporter, "Because he represents everything that Donald Trump isn't".
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Pennsylvania looked particularly daunting for Republicans after redistricting and a rash of retirements put several seats in play. The predictive model at FiveThirtyEight now projects an 88 per cent chance of them winning the seats required. "For days, Mr.
From there, Triumph heads to a Ted Cruz rally, which he calls a "Duck Dynasty cosplay convention".
"If Ted loses, do you think he'll end up back with his first love, that mute lady from The Shape of Water?".
But Triumph seemed ready for the remark and hit Cruz with one parting shot. "See, because he's a ugly fish monster".
'Let's be civil here, OK, because this man - nobody should be yelling at this man in a public place, ' Triumph said. Broadcast Monday night on the "Late Show with Stephen Colbert", Triumph the Insult Comic Dog - a cigar-smoking hound puppet - mocked O'Rourke, Cruz and their supporters.
"Just remember, it wasn't the Republicans, it was the Democrats that took you into the vet to get fixed", Cruz came back with, at his best attempt of a joke. Triumph responded by saying "I support spaying and neutering, just like Trump did to you".