Santelli praises Sen. Cruz for not being 'Borg'

8:35 AM ET Tue, 24 Sept 2013

CNBC's Rick Santelli dismisses arguments by some in the GOP, as summarized by Becky Quick, that Texas Senator Ted Cruz's insistence on defunding Obamacare could lead to a government shutdown and a downgrade of the nation's credit rating just when the economy is beginning to show signs of life.