EL PASO, Texas - Comedian Rosie O'Donnell is backing Congressman Beto O'Rourke in his bid to oust Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz, the Austin American Statesman reports.
O'Donnell wrote in a Twitter post Tuesday morning she had "MAXED OUT to @BetoORourke's campaign against Ted Cruz."
The Statesman reports Sen. Cruz used O'Donnell's support of O'Rourke as a fundraising pitch.
Cruz tweeted: "Out of touch liberals from across the US are trying to turn TX blue. We won't let them."