Ted Cruz

File photo of Sen. Ted Cruz.   (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

VIDEO: Watch Ted Cruz Cook Bacon By Wrapping It Around A Machine Gun

Presidential hopeful and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz showed the world that cooking bacon is not just for a stove-top.

08/03/2015

US Senator Ted Cruz(R-TX) and his wife Heidi wave to the crowd after he announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination to run for US president ( PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Dinner With Ted And Heidi Cruz? That Will Cost $500K

Sen. Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign is asking top allies to collect at least $500,000 each from their circle of friends and colleagues and is promising those elite fundraisers coveted access.

04/13/2015

2016 President Campaign Hopeful Ted Cruz (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Ted Cruz Climate Change Comments Make Him ‘Unfit’ For Presidency

It’s no surprise that many right wing conservatives have questioned the validity of climate change, and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz’s position is no different.

03/24/2015

File photo of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) (L) and Texas Governor Rick Perry standing together during a press conference at the front gate of Fort Hood about Iraq war veteran, Ivan Lopez, who killed three and wounded 16 before taking his own life on April 4, 2014 in Fort Hood, Texas. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Texas Abuzz About Possible Perry-Cruz 2016 Battle

The prospect of a two-Texan presidential tilt is dominating political conversation in the state, even outshining a fiercely contested governor’s race — and starting to get noticed nationally. Perry’s preparations have long been obvious, while Cruz is working to raise his profile beyond just the far-right base and insert himself into the presidential conversation.

08/28/2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry has spent a record 14 years in office vanquishing nearly all who dared confront him: political rivals, moms against mandatory vaccines for sixth graders, a coyote in the wrong place at the wrong time. (Photo by Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Perry, Cruz Visit Wounded Military Personnel After Fort Hood Shooting

Gov. Rick Perry and U.S. Sen Ted Cruz say they’ve visited with military personnel wounded in Wednesday’s shooting at Fort Hood that left four dead and 16 wounded.

04/04/2014

Senator Ted Cruz, R-Texas, is proposing a bill that would revoke U.S. citizenship from Americans who join the Islamic militants in Iraq and Syria.   (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Education Advocacy Groups Give Fs To Cruz, Cornyn

The Texas affiliate of the National Education Association and other advocacy groups are staging a rally and march to issue failing grades to U.S. Sens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz on key social and educational issues.

12/06/2013

File photo of Sen. Ted Cruz. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Even Amid Furloughs, Some Texans Cheer Cruz

Thanks to Texas’ new senator, Dale Huls is out of a job — at least for now. Yet Huls has never been prouder that he voted for him.

10/05/2013

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) (Getty Images)

Even Amid Furloughs, Some Texans Cheer Cruz

Thanks to Texas’ new Senator, Dale Huls is out of a job_at least for now. Yet Huls has never been prouder that he voted for him.

10/05/2013

File photo of Sen. Ted Cruz. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Senator Ted Cruz Holding Meetings Across Texas

Sen. Ted Cruz is touring the state this week holding meetings with Republican and tea party groups.

08/19/2013

File photo of Sen. Ted Cruz. (Photo credit - JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Ted Cruz Creates Foes In Washington, Gains Respect In Texas

In just seven weeks on the job, the insurgent Republican elected with the tea party’s backing and bankroll has run afoul of GOP mainstays, prompted Democrats to compare his style to McCarthyism and has voted against nearly everything of significance that came before him.

02/24/2013

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