Tea Party darling and government shutdown-enthusiast Texas Senator Ted Cruz just blocked the nomination of Thomas Wheeler for Federal Communications Commission Chairman. In a statement to TechCrunch, a spokesman says that Cruz is dissatisfied with Wheeler’s stance on whether the FCC will force political advertisements to disclose their donors (via Why Senator Shutdown, Ted Cruz, Blocked The FCC Chairman Nominee | TechCrunch)

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