Cruz 'impresses' his daughter with Chris Evans meeting
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Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzTrump tweets his support for Goya Foods amid boycott Trump says he'll sign order with 'road to citizenship' for DACA recipients Texas lawmakers ask HHS to set up field hospital, federal resources in the state 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 TrumpDemocrats blast Trump for commuting Roger Stone: 'The most corrupt president in history' Trump confirms 2018 US cyberattack on Russian troll farm Trump tweets his support for Goya Foods amid boycott 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.