Ted Cruz did not “like” any porn on his Twitter — but he is not about to shame anyone else for doing so.

The politician is setting the record straight about his official Twitter account, @tedcruz, “liking” a pornography video, specifically stressing that it was not his doing.

“We had a staffer who accidentally hit the wrong button. And it was a screw-up,” the Texas senator, 46, told CNN‘s Dana Bash in a new interview that aired Wednesday.

“I will say Twitter went crazy with it. It became trending. As soon as we found out about it, we pulled it down. And it’s generated a lot of amusement. It has prompted a lot of jokes. I understand that,” Cruz said about the “honest mistake.”

The one-time GOP presidential declined to “out” the staffer responsible for the “like,” explaining that the incident has been handled “internally” and that the staffer will not face punishment.

“We have looked into it. Yes. We have identified it. We pulled it down. He was — it was an honest mistake,” Cruz said, adding, “It wasn’t malicious, it wasn’t deliberate. It was a screw-up … it obviously is not something anyone would do deliberately. It was a mistake from …read more

Source:: People.com

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