WATCH: New Ted Cruz campaign ad — created by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Ted Cruz as depicted in a satirical campaign ad produced by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.

Embattled Texas Senator Ted Cruz received a bump in attention for his embattled reelection campaign versus Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-TX) when President Donald Trump campaigned in Houston on Monday.


But President Trump's famous "Lying Ted" nickname for his fellow Republican has continued to dog the Texas conservative.

On Tuesday, "The Late Show with Steven Colbert" played a satirical campaign ad for the Cruz.

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