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Des Moines Register: Ted Cruz tells Iowans: Belief is not sitting quietly doing golf clap

July 19, 2013

In a fiery, Bible-quoting first speech during his first time in Iowa, Republican Ted Cruz called on evangelical conservatives to demand their GOP elected officials “actually stand” for the conservative principles they pretend to believe in. “Belief, saying I believe in something, is not sitting there quietly doing the golf clap,” Cruz told hundreds of […]

Sen. Ted Cruz with Simon Conway on WHO Radio

July 18, 2013

Townhall: Paul, Cruz Turn Military Sexual Assault into Bipartisan Issue

July 16, 2013

In a press conference on Tuesday, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) and Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) publicly joined Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) in her efforts to address and combat sexual assault in the military. Bipartisan outrage sparked in May when the Pentagon’s annual report highlighted that up to 26,000 military members reported cases of sexual assault; […]

United Liberty: Ted Cruz introduces legislation to defund ObamaCare

July 15, 2013

Republicans in Congress are continuing to play offense on ObamaCare, announcing a number of legislative proposals to interupt various parts of the unpopular law. For example, the House will vote this week to delay the individual mandate while Senate Republicans have asked President Obama to “permanently delay” all implementation. But Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) has […]

Washington Free Beacon: Ted Cruz and Jeff Sessions Attack Gang of Eight, Immigration Reform

July 15, 2013

Senators blast reform plans at March for Jobs rally Sens. Jeff Sessions (R., Ala.) and Ted Cruz (R., Texas) attacked the recently passed immigration bill in the Senate to chants of “kill the bill” from a swelling crowd at the D.C. March for Jobs rally Monday. The sweeping immigration reform bill passed 68-32 in the […]

Washington Examiner: Cruz: Immigration bill will increase unemployment among blacks, youths, Hispanics

July 15, 2013

Sen. Ted Cruz joined conservatives Monday at the DC March for Jobs outside the Capitol to rally against immigration reform efforts and pressure the House not to take up the Senate bill. Cruz, R-Texas, who voted against the measure when it passed the Senate last month, told the hundreds gathered that the Gang of Eight […]

Daily Caller: Cruz tries to defund Obamacare, slams president for playing 2014 politics

July 13, 2013

Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz has introduced a bill in the Senate to defund Obamacare and slammed President Obama for revising his health-care policy strategy in order to win the 2014 midterm elections. Cruz is currently spearheading the Defund Obamacare Act of 2013, which has little chance of passing the Democratic-controlled Senate. Georgia Republican Rep. […]

Washington Examiner: Ted Cruz introduces bill to defund Obamacare

July 12, 2013

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, along with 17 other Senate Republicans, has introduced a bill to fully defund Obamacare in the wake of the recent string of bad news surrounding the law. “The Administration’s recent announcement to delay the onerous and unpopular employer mandate until after the 2014 election, coupled with its announcement to delay income […]

RedState: Senator Ted Cruz Gets It. Will Others?

July 11, 2013

Senator Ted Cruz has come out forcefully today against half measures on Obamacare. Instead he wants the GOP to unite behind completely defunding the law. As the Senator noted: Delaying only one aspect of this tangled mess leaves Americans holding the tab for an irreparably broken law they do not support. Moreover, it leaves in […]

Madison Project: Ted Cruz is Serious About Defunding Obamacare. What About Your Senator?

July 11, 2013

There’s a reason why all the candidates we interview for 2014 say they want to be like Ted Cruz. All Republicans talk a good game about conservative policy, but few of them have the gumption to fight for it. While Republicans like Mitch McConnell will rail against Obamacare, and even create a photo op with […]