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Can Jeb! win by being the only “adult’ in the room?

Jeb! on Telemundo
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 2, 2015 at 11:00am 8/2/2015 at 11:00am
Jeb! on Telemundo

While Jeb’s Telemundo interview this week has been getting attention for

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Ted Cruz Takes On GOP Leadership in Fiery Speech

Ted Cruz on Senate Floor
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 25, 2015 at 7:15pm 7/25/2015 at 7:15pm
Ted Cruz on Senate Floor

Ted Cruz has long criticized career politicians in both parties for not listening to the American people; indeed, he started a Twitter hashtag #MakeDCListen on this very issue and has taken to the Senate floor on a number of occasions to urge DC to listen to the people who elected them.

His...

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Ted Cruz Debates A Member of Code Pink Over Iran Nuke Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 24, 2015 at 1:00pm 7/24/2015 at 1:00pm
Ted Cruz debates Code Pink protestor Iran nuke deal

Code Pink is a radical left wing organization, known for interrupting speeches, addresses and crashing gatherings by being loud, waving around signs and sometimes dressing up as female body parts.

This week, Ted Cruz was speaking at a Stop Iran rally in Washington DC. After being introduced, the Senator was almost immediately...

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Ted Cruz wants to change Fox News debate standards

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 7:00pm 7/19/2015 at 7:00pm
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The Republican presidential debate situation is a mess. With far too much talent, and about ten too many contenders, the early presidential debate process continue its devolution into chaos.

The first official debate was scheduled to take place August 6. Or at least it was until C-SPAN decided to throw their party...

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Ted Cruz Addresses Conservative Preference for a Governor as Presidential Nominee

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 11:30am 7/19/2015 at 11:30am
Cruz at Family Leadership Summit

The Family Leadership Summit in Iowa on Saturday was a veritable who’s who of 2016 GOP presidential candidates including Dr. Ben Carson, Senator Ted Cruz, Lindsey Graham, Governor Mike Huckabee, Governor Bobby Jindal, Senator Marco Rubio, Governor Rick Perry, Senator Rick Santorum, Donald Trump, and Governor Scott Walker.

I like the one-on-one...

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Cruz, Sessions: After Chattanooga, Time To Fix Legal Immigration System

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 18, 2015 at 3:30pm 7/18/2015 at 3:30pm
TSA Linked to terrorist

Following the Chattanooga terror attack, the media seems confused about what had happened or at least why it had happened.

Ted Cruz, however, experiences no such confusion and issued a powerful statement.

“In the wake of this vicious attack on our nation we need to rid ourselves of two dangerous delusions, first and...

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Cruz Campaign and Supporters Raise $51 Million in Three Months

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 5, 2015 at 7:45pm 7/5/2015 at 7:45pm
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Back in March, Ted Cruz raised $2 million in three days but the haul his campaign and supporter groups has brought in over the last three months makes that look like small potatoes.

According to a new report from Reuters, Cruz has entered impressive territory:

Cruz presidential campaign says supporters donated $51 million

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Ted Cruz auditions for The Simpsons

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 8:30pm 6/30/2015 at 8:30pm
Senator Ted Cruz auditions for The Simpsons impressions

Presidential hopeful Sen. Cruz is a long-time fan of The Simpsons.

In April, Sen. Cruz joined the crew at The Federalist to chat about his favorite episodes show off a few of his best impressions. “Cruz talked about how much he loved “Round Springfield”, the episode where Jazz musician Bleeding Gums...

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Ted Cruz Proposes Judicial-retention Elections for Supreme Court Justices

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 28, 2015 at 9:00am 6/28/2015 at 9:00am
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Ted Cruz is not at all happy with the recent Supreme Court decisions regarding ObamaCare subsidies and gay marriage, and  his solution is bound to be controversial.

He’s proposing a constitutional amendment that would make...

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Ted Cruz explains switch on trade legislation

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 6:00pm 6/25/2015 at 6:00pm
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The senate passed the Trade Promotion Authority bill yesterday but it did so without Ted Cruz who supported an earlier version of the bill.

Janet Hook of the Wall Street Journal:

Ted Cruz Flips on Trade Bill on Eve of Key Senate Vote

Sen. Ted Cruz, a free-trade advocate who had supported legislation to...

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PBS host unsuccessfully tries to corner Ted Cruz on gun control

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at 7:00am 6/24/2015 at 7:00am
Tavis Smiley PBS Ted Cruz President 2016 Republican Gun Control North Caronlina

Ah yes, the media and gun control.

Senator Cruz joined PBS host Tavis Smiley Tuesday. Smiley seized the opportunity to peg Sen. Cruz on gun control.

“To me and to others who’ve seen this, it seemed in bad taste, but maybe that’s my assessment,” Smiley said. “We all know what happened...

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Cruz: No Federal Funds for Universities that Boycott Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 31, 2015 at 4:00pm 5/31/2015 at 4:00pm
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Professor Jacobson has written extensively about the BDS movement and the effort to boycott the boycotters.

Senator Ted Cruz has a new idea. Take federal funds away from schools that boycott Israel. He made the remarks at the Champion of Jewish Values International Awards Gala. Among attendees was Sheldon Adelson, an influential...

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Is Ted Cruz a hypocrite for requesting federal aid after Texas flooding?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 4:15pm 5/28/2015 at 4:15pm
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Talking Points Memo ran with this headline today:

The NY Daily News had the same “story” yesterday:

The TPM article itself isn’t necessarily wrong. It’s fairly straightforward. But in order to support the headline, along, drawn out Hill battle was completely omitted.

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Conservatives on Campus “have to be smarter, better prepared”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 7:30am 5/17/2015 at 7:30am
Craig Silverman Show - William A. Jacobson

I appeared on Saturday, May 16, 2015, on The Craig Silverman Show on 710 KNUS in Aurora, Colorado.

The conversation covered my background, what it means to be a conservative on campus, the anti-Israel boycott movement, the Pope on a Palestinian “state,” the Pew Poll on Christians, and the fate of Christians...

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Bloomberg anchor apologizes to Ted Cruz for awkward interview

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 11, 2015 at 6:00pm 5/11/2015 at 6:00pm
Bloomberg news politics mark halperin apologizes ted cruz racist interview

Yesterday, a video released by Digitas Daily featured a condensed version of Bloomberg host Mark Halperin conducting a super creepy interview with Sen. Ted Cruz.

In a series of bizarre questions, Halperin grilled Sen. Cruz on his Cubaness.

The interview was so bad, the left-wing group Think Progress condemned it...

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Creepy Interviewer demands Ted Cruz name Cuban food, music, speak Spanish

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 10, 2015 at 9:00pm 5/10/2015 at 9:00pm
Mark Halperin Bloomberg How Cuban is Ted Cruz Racist

Thanks to Mark Halperin, we can all rest easy knowing that Presidential hopeful Ted Cruz, is in fact, authentically Cuban.

In a bizarre interrogation line of questioning on Bloomberg’s ‘With All Due Respect’, host Mark Halperin grilled Sen. Cruz on his Cubaness.

Questions began with, “when you filled out your application to...

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Ted Cruz and Rand Paul Sign Taxpayer Protection Pledge

Taxpayer Protection Pledge
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 2:30pm 4/25/2015 at 2:30pm
Taxpayer Protection Pledge

While I’m not a fan of Grover Norquist, I do appreciate his Americans for Tax Reform’s work each election cycle to get candidates on the record regarding tax increases.  It’s not the be-all-and-end-all, but it does indicate to voters where candidates stand in terms of big government and taxation.  The...

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