“Listen, in my book, when someone says I’m voting for you and I encourage everyone else to vote for you, that’s pretty darn good,” Cruz said, also responding to the absence of an official endorsement by the GOP’s 2012 nominee. “And I’ll take that – and take that happily.”…
Cruz, flanked by Rick Perry and local ranchers, suggested Trump “fled” the Utah debate slated for Salt Lake City on Monday.
And he questioned Trump’s stature to diagnose Mormons’ opinions.
“Now I’m sure the [Latter-Day Saints] community appreciates Donald Trump’s advice on how to practice their faith,” Cruz said. “I somehow suspect that advice is not grounded in years of study of the faith.”