Lyin’ Ted Cruz asks Donald Trump for help to beat Democrat Beto O’Rourke in the tight Texas senate race where the two men are running neck-and-neck in the latest polls. This should have been a very safe seat for Cruz to win re-election. It’s not but by all means, trot out Donald Trump. He has the reverse Midas touch.

Sen. Cruz told the Houston Chronicle that he has asked President Trump to assist him in his re-election efforts. “I would certainly welcome his support, and I hope to see him in Texas. I think we are likely to see the president down in Texas before the election.”

Um, Cruz wants the help of the man who echoed the crazy conspiracy theory that his father was part of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination and also dissed his wife, Heidi Cruz. This is how low the Republicans have abased themselves to kiss the ring of a pathological liar and con man.

Let me refresh your memory….this was Ted Cruz during the 2016 presidential election: