Cruz 'impresses' his daughter with Chris Evans meeting
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Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzSteyer calls for Senate term limits to pass gun control legislation Cruz targets California governor over housing 'prescriptions' This week: House to vote on legislation to make lynching a federal hate crime MORE is joining forces with a superhero — getting some face time with "Captain America" star Chris Evans at the Capitol.

The Texas Republican tweeted on Wednesday that he met with the 38-year-old actor, managing to score some major cool dad points with his excited daughter.

The star power-filled sitdown was part of Evans's forthcoming political website, a Starting Point. The mission for the site that Evans — a vocal critic of President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump passes Pence a dangerous buck Overnight Health Care — Presented by American Health Care Association — Trump taps Pence to lead coronavirus response | Trump accuses Pelosi of trying to create panic | CDC confirms case of 'unknown' origin | Schumer wants .5 billion in emergency funds Trump nods at reputation as germaphobe during coronavirus briefing: 'I try to bail out as much as possible' after sneezes MORE — is co-founding is to create "informed, responsible and empathetic citizens."

ITK hears Cruz is a big-time "Captain America" and "Avengers" fan, even going so far as to name his Anheuser-Busch brew "Ale-vengers" when he participated in a congressional beer competition last year.

—Updated Thursday at 4:31 p.m.