Press Releases

  • Press Releases | 11.2.18

    Ted Cruz: Beto has not answered the simple question

    Should we allow this caravan to cross illegally into the state of Texas? FORT WORTH, Texas – U.S. Senator Ted Cruz today spoke at a rally in Fort Worth and called on his opponent, Congressman Beto O’Rourke, to give Texans an answer on what should be done with the caravan of thousands of illegal immigrants…Read More

  • Press Releases | 10.26.18

    Texas Municipal Police Association Endorses Ted Cruz for Re-Election

    HOUSTON, Texas– Sen. Ted Cruz has earned the endorsement of the Texas Municipal Police Association (TMPA), the largest law enforcement association in Texas, representing more than 27,000 local, county, and state law enforcement officers. “Texans need to stand against extremist candidates who would rather score political points with the radical fringes of the political spectrum,” said Mitch Landry, Deputy…Read More

  • Press Releases | 10.25.18

    Cruz Campaign Announces $5.3 Million Raised in Two Weeks

    HOUSTON, Texas — The Ted Cruz for Senate Campaign today announced it raised $5,317,488 in two weeks, which will be reflected in the pre-general report due at midnight Thursday, and covers contributions raised the first half of October. Sen. Cruz has raised $40,454,077 total for his re-election cycle. ###

  • Press Releases | 10.9.18

    Beto O’Rourke Wants To Increase Texans’ Gas Taxes

    Cruz Campaign Purchases Billboard Ads Highlighting O’Rourke’s Support for Increased Gas Taxes HOUSTON, Texas – The Ted Cruz for Senate campaign today released billboard ads that are posted in Austin, San Antonio, Houston and Dallas highlighting Beto O’Rourke’s support for increasing gas taxes. The billboard graphic may be viewed here. In 2016, O’Rourke voted against…Read More

  • Press Releases | 10.8.18

    Additional 57 Texas County Sheriffs Endorse Ted Cruz

    60 Percent of Texas County Sheriffs Sign Letter Condemning O’Rourke’s Divisive Rhetoric Against Law Enforcement HOUSTON, Texas – A total of 153 Texas County Sheriffs––including six *Democrats––signed on to a letter condemning Congressman Beto O’Rourke’s divisive rhetoric against law enforcement and endorsing Sen. Ted Cruz for re-election. This is an increase of 57 Sheriffs from less…Read More

  • Press Releases | 10.4.18

    Current and Immediate Past Houston Police Officers’ Union Presidents Endorse Senator Ted Cruz for Re-Election

    HOUSTON, Texas – Houston Police Officers’ Union (HPOU) President and Immediate Past President both endorsed Senator Ted Cruz for re-election today. HPOU is one of the largest police unions in the United States, providing support to Houston police officers since 1945. “Senator Cruz in both his words and actions has proven to be a strong,…Read More

  • Press Releases | 10.1.18

    Ninety-Six Texas County Sheriffs Endorse Ted Cruz

    Sign Letter Condemning O’Rourke’s Rhetoric Against Law Enforcement HOUSTON, Texas– Ninety-six Texas County Sheriffs today released a letter endorsing Sen. Ted Cruz for re-election and condemning Congressman O’Rourke’s divisive rhetoric that pits law enforcement officers against the communities they seek to serve. “As law enforcement officers, we put our lives on the line each day to protect and serve…Read More

  • Press Releases | 9.28.18

    Beto O’Rourke Votes to Raise Taxes on Texans

    Casts votes against major bills that build on the growing success of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act HOUSTON, Texas — Rep. Beto O’Rourke this week voted again to raise taxes on Texans. On Thursday, he voted against the Family Savings Act of 2018 (H.R.6757), which would expand access to new and existing savings vehicles…Read More

  • Press Releases | 9.20.18

    LegiStorm: Rep. O’Rourke violated the STOCK Act by buying into IPOs

    O’Rourke Failed to Follow House Ethics Warning That IPO Participation is Violation of STOCK Act HOUSTON, Texas – Congressman Beto O’Rourke campaigns on government accountability and removing special interests from politics, but what many voters don’t know is that in 2013, according to LegiStorm, he disregarded a House Ethics Committee directive not to participate in Initial…Read More

  • Press Releases | 9.17.18

    Ted Cruz Takes Action to Combat Opioid Crisis While Beto O’Rourke Voted to Reduce DEA Funding

    HOUSTON, Texas – Today, Sen. Cruz proudly voted for a package of proposals to tackle the growing opioid crisis in this country, including: Funding to research a new, non-addictive painkiller Efforts to stop fentanyl from entering the country Funding to care for babies born dependent to opioid drugs; Grants for drug treatment centers; And other…Read More