In a move that was immediately derided as one born out of political desperation, Ted Cruz announced in Indiana on Wednesday that former GOP rival Carly Fiorina would be his Vice Presidential running mate, as the Cruz camp looked for new momentum against Republican front runner Donald Trump.
During her time in the GOP race, Fiorina was one Republican who consistently seemed to flummox Donald Trump, and she used the announcement to go after him immediately.
“He doesn’t represent me, and he doesn’t represent my party,” Fiorina said of Trump.
I think Cruz basically trusts Fiorina's political ability (see debates) and agrees with him ideologically. And he wants all the pre-IN news