Cruz 'impresses' his daughter with Chris Evans meeting
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Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzGOP senators back Christian school's push for COVID-19 carve-out Senate committee approves nominations of three FEC commissioners Cruz urges Supreme Court to take up Pennsylvania election challenge 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.

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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 TrumpAppeals court OKs White House diverting military funding to border wall construction Pentagon: Tentative meeting between spy agencies, Biden transition set for early next week Conservative policy director calls Section 230 repeal an 'existential threat' for tech 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.