Sen. Ted Cruz, pictured on Capitol Hill on Sept. 24, tells NPR that Judge Amy Coney Barrett should not recuse herself from any Supreme Court decision on the election should she be confirmed.

WASHINGTON, DC – SEPTEMBER 24: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), speaks during a Senate Committee on Foreign Relations hearing on US Policy in the Middle East on Capitol Hill on September 24, 2020 in Washington, DC. (Susan Walsh-Pool/Getty Images)