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Ted Cruz wins Republican Leadership Conference Presidential Straw Poll

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 11:00am
Ted Cruz Obamacare Filibuster

Senator Ted Cruz has been on a roll lately and he seems to be picking up steam as he goes.

Conor Finnegan of CNN reported…

Ted Cruz, R-Texas, has won another straw poll, boosting his national profile and elevating his name among potential 2016 presidential contenders.

The firebrand freshman senator and tea party favorite...

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Yuck Yuck

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 23, 2013 at 7:15pm
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Tonight on Special Report with Bret Baier both Tucker Carlson and Charles Krauthammer were excoriating Cruz over the issue of Obamacare defunding.  That’s fine.

If you think he’s wrong or foolish or whatever, make the case.

But as part of their arguments each brought up that Cruz was born in Canada.  Carlson mentioning that...

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Rubio v. Ryan (Reader Poll)

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 8:15am

It’s the fight the media is waiting and hoping for.

What better sport than to start an intra-party Republican presidential nomination fight almost 4 years before the next presidential election and 3 years before the primaries.

But it’s inevitable, so if not now, when to start the discussion?

Via National Journal, The Emerging Rubio-Ryan...

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Chris Christie and Jeb Bush win conservative blogger poll

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 26, 2012 at 8:01am

Of the person conservative bloggers would LEAST like to see nominated in 2016.

Via John Hawkins at Right Wing News, which has results as well of more positive questions.

(Guess who I voted for)

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Still Perry-curious

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 9, 2012 at 11:00am

Sure, let’s start the speculation about 2016.  It helps take our minds off of Tuesday.

And we need to plan ahead for the race against Hillary.  (It will be Hillary, don’t you know.  Bill didn’t do all that for Obama.)

As longtime readers know, we were Perry-curious in the summer of 2011.  We...

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