When Cruz Makes His Move, Watch Out
Where’s Ted Cruz? The outspoken Texas senator has been unusually quiet in recent weeks. But in GOP circles, there’s soft but growing chatter that he is likely to be one of the last men standing in one of …
Latino Views on Rubio and Cruz? Oh, We Forgot to Ask!
A new NBC News/Telemundo poll asked 250 Latino adults what they think of President Obama, the Democratic Party, the Republican Party, Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, Ben Carson, Carly Fiorina and Joe Biden.
Strangely, the poll didn’…
Jeb Bush and Ted Cruz Clash over John Roberts
Jeb Bush and Ted Cruz clashed over the appointment of Chief Justice John Roberts tonight, in a moment that saw both men struggle to address their connections to George W. Bush while arguing that only veteran justices extensive conservative record …
PolitiFact’s ‘Fact Check’ Misses the Truth about the Iran Deal
As I wrote in my new book A Time for Truth, “PolitiFact” represents a new species of yellow journalism, where liberal reporters dress up as “facts” their liberal opinions and accuse anyone who disagrees with them of “lying.”
An article …
Senator Ted Cruz Is Right: the Corker Law Period for Congressional Review of the Iran Act Has Never Begun
In Senator Ted Cruz’s excellent Senate floor speech against President Obama’s catastrophic Iran deal, he urged Republican leadership – Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) and House Speaker John Boehner (R., Ohio) – to reject the claim that Congress …
Don and Ted’s Excellent Anti-Iran Rally
On Wednesday afternoon, the circus is coming to the Capitol.
Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Sarah Palin, several of Congress’s most outspoken conservatives, and a number of other conservative activists will descend on the West Lawn of the Capitol to …
When Donald Trump’s presidential bid started attracting serious attention, it was perhaps unsurprising that Ted Cruz was the only other Republican candidate to offer kind words about his new rival. After all, the two tend to draw support from …
Ted Cruz Rebuffs Actress Ellen Page on Charges of LGBT ‘Discrimination’ at Iowa State Fair
Alternative headline: “Actress from That One Movie about Roller Derby Confronts Princeton Debate Champ — Goes about as You Might Expect.”
In preparation for his religious liberty rally in Des Moines this evening, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz spent a …
How Ted Cruz Has Wooed Some of the GOP’s Top Donors
He’s been in the race for only two months, but Jeb Bush has already spent more than $275,000 on private air travel. Nearly $350,000 has gone to FP1 Strategies, the firm that houses Bush’s campaign manager, Danny Diaz, and another …
1) George Will has a typically brilliant column on the screwiness of the federal budget. One budgetary issue he speaks of is mohair — mohair subsidies.
I cannot hear the word “mohair” without thinking of Sam Donaldson, the legendary newsman (and …
Hillary Clinton Invites Ted Cruz to Gay-Pride Parade
Hillary Clinton ridiculed her Republican opponents during a Saturday speech before America’s preeminent gay-rights organization, poking fun at Ben Carson’s views on gay marriage and inviting Senator Ted Cruz (R., Texas) to a gay-pride parade.
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Ted Cruz Blasts McConnell: ‘Harry Reid Is the De Facto Leader of the Senate’
Senator Ted Cruz (R., Texas) offered a sustained denunciation of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s leadership since the 2014 midterms today, saying that the electoral victories had not produced any meaningful policy successes over the last year.
Cruz made the comments …
Bears and Wolves and Scorpions, Oh My!
Why yes, Leon Wolf, this new Ted Cruz ad . . .
. . . does seem a lot like this Reagan ad from 1984 . . .
. . . but it also is like this George W. Bush ad from 2004!
It’s a dangerous world out there, full of malevolent forces that …
Iran Deal Rally Exposes Trump–Cruz Tensions
For a brief moment on Wednesday afternoon, Donald Trump and Ted Cruz appeared on the same stage as allies rallying for the same cause. They shook hands as Cruz handed Trump the microphone at a rally against the Iran deal, …
Ted Cruz Challenges Boehner and McConnell: Stop the Iran Deal
Senator Ted Cruz (R., Texas) provided air support for a revolt underway in the House today, as he called on Speaker John Boehner (R., Ohio) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to stop the Iran deal by refusing to hold …
Cruz May Reject Rivals’ Requests to Join Trump at Iran Deal Rally
Senator Ted Cruz (R., Texas) has invited Donald Trump to attend a September 9 rally against the Iran deal, but other 2016 presidential candidates who want to join might not receive the same courtesy.
“Two other presidential candidates called me — they didn’t …
Ted Cruz, Offering Up Red Meat to Americans for Prosperity
Ted Cruz kicked off the speakers’ program at the Americans for Prosperity Defending the American Dream Summit in Columbus, Ohio, focusing on what’s hot in the minds of Republicans today: illegal immigration, Planned Parenthood, Common Core and Iran.
Santorum v. Cruz on Immigration
Interesting cross-current here. I wonder how Cruz’s past support for enormous increases in H1B visas will hold up in the current environment.
Scott Walker Is Sounding More and More Like Ted Cruz
Since his emergence as a top-tier contender in January, Scott Walker has moved closer and closer to Ted Cruz’s end of the GOP-spectrum, and as he tries to gain traction in Iowa, to throw off the holding pattern created by …
Cruz, Sessions: How Many ‘Homegrown’ Terrorists Were Immigrants?
Two Republican senators are asking the Obama administration how many of the people arrested in the United States on terrorism-related charges entered the country legally or illegally.
“We have identified at least 72 individuals in the United States who, over the …