Republican Ted Cruz May Have Beaten Donald Trump, But His Policies Are Just As Terrifying

02/02/2016 13:38 | Updated 08 February 2016

As this year's race towards the White House enters its crucial caucus stage, the shock of Republican frontrunner Donald Trump losing to Senator Ted Cruz in Iowa has sent many left-leaning liberals into a spasm of joy.

Yet while Cruz ran a traditional campaign far removed from Trump's strategy of media dominance, he drew a deep well of support from religious and social conservatives to secure the state.

Speaking after his victory, the Tea Party favourite quoted Ronald Reagan: "Tonight, Iowa has proclaimed to the world: Morning is coming. Morning is coming."

Here's 8 reasons Ted Cruz is just as terrifying as Trump


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