Cruz dismisses 'vampire' attack from Jim Carrey: 'Everyone knows the dead vote Democrat'
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Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzCNN town halls put network at center of Dem primary The Memo: Trump can't let go of McCain grudge Michael Bennet 'encouraged' in possible presidential bid: report MORE (R-Texas) is hitting back at Jim Carrey for the actor's artwork depicting him as a "bloodsucking" vampire.

The "Kidding" star has gone after President TrumpDonald John TrumpSenate GOP budget ignores Trump, cuts defense Trump says he'll nominate Stephen Moore to Fed White House: ISIS territory in Syria has been 100 percent eliminated MORE and several prominent Republicans in a series of drawings he shares on social media with his more than 18 million Twitter followers.

On Sunday, Carrey tweeted a new illustration of Cruz, who's in a nailbiter of a reelection bid against Rep. Beto O'RourkeRobert (Beto) Francis O'RourkeCNN town halls put network at center of Dem primary Michael Bennet 'encouraged' in possible presidential bid: report House Dems unveil measure to reject anti-Israel boycotts MORE (D-Texas).

Cruz responded to Carrey's tweet in a post on Monday, the eve of the midterm elections, hitting O'Rourke's ties to Hollywood and the 56-year-old actor’s vampire wisdom:

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Several prominent entertainers have donated to O'Rourke's Senate campaign, according to Federal Election Commission filings, including Sarah Jessica Parker, Jimmy Kimmel, Rosie O'Donnell and Chelsea Handler.

Asked about resisting campaigning help from Democratic heavy-hitters, such as former President Obama and Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenTrump on 2020 Dems skipping AIPAC: 'I think they're anti-Jewish' The Hill's Morning Report — Washington readies for Mueller end game 2020 Dems avoid this year's AIPAC conference MORE (D-Mass.), O'Rourke said on "60 Minutes" on Sunday, "I'm not distancing myself. But I don't want anyone coming in from the outside. I want the people of Texas to decide this on, on their own terms."