Every Texas Republican in Congress rejected the bipartisan agreement that opened the government and lifted the debt ceiling.
In the House, all 24 Texas Republicans voted no, including Reps. Louie GohmertLouie GohmertWhy is the State Department refusing to disclose Soros' involvement in Macedonia? The Hill's Whip List: 21 GOP no votes on new ObamaCare replacement bill Rob Thomas: Anti-Trump celebs have become 'white noise' MORE, Ted PoeTed PoeTexas Republican departs Freedom Caucus The Hill's Whip List: 21 GOP no votes on new ObamaCare replacement bill The art of the compromise MORE, and Pete Sessions.
Cruz huddled with House Republicans in recent weeks to discuss debt-limit strategies.
All House Republicans from South Carolina, Arizona, Missouri, Georgia, Nebraska, Utah, and Tennessee also voted no on Wednesday night.