WASHINGTON, New Hampshire (CBSMiami/AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz says his rival Donald Trump is not prepared to be president.READ MORE: Suspected Shoplifter Shot By Police After Pulling Weapon At The Falls Shopping Center In SW Miami-Dade
Cruz accused the billionaire investor of becoming “rattled” and “dismayed” by the Texas senator’s gains.
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“Donald seems to be a little rattled,” Cruz told reporters before a town hall in Washington, New Hampshire. “For whatever reason he is very, very dismayed. I guess as conservatives continue to unite behind our campaign, as his poll numbers continue to go down, he’s a little testier.”
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