Texas Senator John Cornyn joined America Live and pointedly said that he believes that President Obama’s actions suggest that he wants America to go off a “fiscal cliff.”

According to Cornyn, it would be “a profoundly irresponsible act.” He said, “Economists of all stripes have told us that we will be plunged into a recession. We don’t know in light of this fragile economy whether it would be a small dip or whether it would spiral out of control.”

Watch the full interview below: