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Ted Cruz thanks Sarah Palin and her supporters

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 8:32pm 1/12/2013 at 8:32pm

Dated January 11, 2013 (h/t gs in the Tip Line):

Dear SarahPAC Supporter,

Together, we made history this November! Our victory in the U.S. Senate race in Texas was a remarkable testament to the conservative grassroots.

We started out as underdogs in a long, competitive primary. But despite the odds being stacked against us, Governor...

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If we had followed the establishment advice, we would not have Ted Cruz in office

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 7, 2013 at 12:07pm 1/7/2013 at 12:07pm

Ted Cruz was the insurgent Tea Party – supported candidate running against the more establishment David Dewhurst.

If we followed the establishment advice to keep the seat safe, we would not have this rising star in office. The same is true for Marco Rubio and other next-generation Republican leaders.

While there were...

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Ted Cruz victory speech

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 1:51pm 8/1/2012 at 1:51pm

Here is Ted Cruz’s victory speech last night in its entirety.

 
 
 

Ted Cruz serves Chick-fil-A at victory party

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 9:56pm 7/31/2012 at 9:56pm

Ted Cruz won a stunning victory tonight.

Twitter was abuzz.

But one Tweet with a photo seemed to capture the night.

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Texas Runoff Results (Update – AP and others call race for Cruz!)

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 7:48pm 7/31/2012 at 7:48pm

% Reporting – 95.4
Ted Cruz – 56.6
David Dewhurst – 43.4

Texas Sec. of State Election Results page is here.  Twitter hashtag #TXRunoff.  Politico has a map of results by county.  AP Results website is here.

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Upset brewing in Texas runoff? PPP says Cruz up big

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 10:30pm 7/29/2012 at 10:30pm

The Dewhurst campaign released an internal poll earlier today showing Dewhurst up:

With less than two days until the runoff for the GOP nomination in the Texas Senate race, Lt. Gov David Dewhurst has a narrow lead over rival Ted Cruz, according to a Dewhurst campaign internal poll obtained by Hotline...

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Palins stump for Ted Cruz

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 8:35am 7/28/2012 at 8:35am

Sarah Palin attended a rally with Ted Cruz and Jim DeMint yesterday in Woodlands, Texas.

Reader duchess of kitty attended, and sent this report, video and photo:

This was just one of...

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Will high Texas turnout dilute the Tea in Cruz/Dewhurst race?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 5:36pm 7/26/2012 at 5:36pm

Turnout in this week of early voting for the Republican senate runoff in Texas is looking to be more than double what it was last year. Some say high turnout will favor Dewhurst over Tea Party favorite Ted Cruz, in a sense “diluting the Tea.”

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“Dewhurst’s Allies Are Throwing The Kitchen Sink At Cruz”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 10:19pm 7/24/2012 at 10:19pm

I understand, from a far distance, that the anti-Ted Cruz ads have been pretty brutal.  This report by National Journal, Four Signs of Cruz-mentum, indicates the last few days will be the worst yet:

Dewhurst’s Allies Are Throwing The Kitchen Sink At Cruz: The main super PAC supporting Dewhurst, the Texas Conservatives...

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Ted Cruz supporters need to get out the vote — starting with early voting Monday

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 5:57pm 7/22/2012 at 5:57pm

I am backing Ted Cruz, not out of a dislike of David Dewhurst but because Cruz is the type of star in the making we need, someone who can articulate a vision and stand up to both Democrats (I have no doubt Dewhurst can do that too) and Republicans (and therein...

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Ted Cruz tops Dewhurst in Republican Runoff for Senate in PPP poll

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 12, 2012 at 3:04pm 7/12/2012 at 3:04pm

New polling data released today by independent Public Policy Polling shows Ted Cruz leading Lt. Governor David Dewhurst in the Republican runoff for Senate in Texas. The numbers are the first released by a third-party pollster:

Cruz’s lead expands to a whooping 59-36 margin over Dewhurst among voters who describe themselves as...

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So tell me about Ted Cruz

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 9:21am 2/2/2012 at 9:21am

I have received numerous e-mails and comments regarding Ted Cruz, running for the Republican nomination for Senate in Texas.  (added)  Since we’re searching for candidates for Operation Counterweight, Cruz is just one of a number of candidates brought to my attention, in addition to Richard Mourdock in Indiana.

Here’s the most recent e-mail,...

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