Senator Ted Cruz blocks Biden's State Department nominees

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  • Ted Cruz
    Ted Cruz
    United States Senator from Texas
  • Joe Biden
    Joe Biden
    46th and current president of the United States

Senator Ted Cruz is one of the Republican senators slowing the confirmation of President Biden's State Department nominees. He says he is objecting because Mr. Biden is not sanctioning Moscow over a gas pipeline between Russia and Germany. CBS News correspondent Christina Ruffini joins Tanya Rivero on CBSN to explain.

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