Dana Milbank: Ted Cruz's Ego Trip Carries A High Cost

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Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks about energy at the Heritage Action for America 2014 Conservative Policy Summit at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) | ASSOCIATED PRESS

Very few Americans know how close the country came to catastrophe this week.

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