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Harry Reid Backs Chuck Schumer for Senate Minority Leader

Harry Reid Backs Chuck Schumer for Senate Minority Leader

Outgoing Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is backing New York Sen. Chuck Schumer to succeed him as Democratic... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz Speaks in NH

Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz Speaks in NH

Just days after making his presidential candidacy official, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is in New Hampshire for a two-day... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
New Bill Introduced in TX to Stop Recording Police

New Bill Introduced in TX to Stop Recording Police

A committee hearing has been postponed regarding a controversial bill authored by a North Texas State... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
CA Attorney General Moves to End Anti-Gay Initiative

CA Attorney General Moves to End Anti-Gay Initiative

California Attorney General Kamala Harris asked a state court on Wednesday for permission to reject a proposed... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
TX Lawmakers Hear Bill Banning Gay Marriage License

TX Lawmakers Hear Bill Banning Gay Marriage License

A contentious debate is expected as a Texas House committee hears a bill barring state and local employees from... Read »

Mar 25, 2015
The DMN's Rudy Bush on Cruz for President

The DMN's Rudy Bush on Cruz for President

The Dallas Morning News' Rudy Bush discusses Sen. Ted Cruz's decision to run for U.S. President. Watch »

Mar 25, 2015
Cruz to Buy Insurance Via Obamacare

Cruz to Buy Insurance Via Obamacare

Sen. Ted Cruz said Tuesday he is signing up his family for health care coverage through the Affordable Care Act,... Read »

Mar 25, 2015
Sen. Cruz Hires Senior Adviser in NH

Sen. Cruz Hires Senior Adviser in NH

After becoming the first Republican to officially enter the 2016 presidential race, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is hiring Read »

Mar 24, 2015
Perry Ignores Questions About Ted Cruz

Perry Ignores Questions About Ted Cruz

Rick Perry refuses to discuss how Ted Cruz's campaign announcement affects his own bid for the White House. Read »

Mar 24, 2015
Billions Unspent in House Budget, Setting up Funding Battle

Billions Unspent in House Budget, Setting up Funding Battle

Billions of available dollars remain unspent under a House budget that sets up battles over tax cuts and extra money... Read »

Mar 24, 2015
Should GOP Voters Buy Wis. Gov. Scott Walker's Story?

Should GOP Voters Buy Wis. Gov. Scott Walker's Story?

Campaigning last week in South Carolina, a key early-primary state, Walker reiterated the story he’s been telling... Read »

Mar 24, 2015
Democrats & Republicans Respond to Cruz Announcement

Democrats & Republicans Respond to Cruz Announcement

As Texas Sen. Ted Cruz launched his 2016 White House bid Monday in Virginia, North Texas Democrats and Republicans... Watch »

Mar 23, 2015
Cruz Becomes First in Crowded Presidential Field

Cruz Becomes First in Crowded Presidential Field

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) announced his 2016 presidential campaign on Monday, talking about his family, his faith... Watch »

Mar 23, 2015
Sen. Ted Cruz Announces Presidential Bid

Sen. Ted Cruz Announces Presidential Bid

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, kicked off his presidential campaign with a speech Monday, March 23, 2015, at Liberty... Watch »

Mar 23, 2015
Reaction Follows Cruz Campaign Announcement

Reaction Follows Cruz Campaign Announcement

Reaction has been pouring in since U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, announced his intention to run for president of the... Watch »

Mar 23, 2015
Groups for, Against Gay Rights Stage Capitol Rallies

Groups for, Against Gay Rights Stage Capitol Rallies

Hundreds are gathering at the Texas Capitol for a rally against same-sex marriage, headlined by Alabama Supreme... Read »

Mar 23, 2015
George W. Bush to Attend Brother's Dallas Fundraiser

George W. Bush to Attend Brother's Dallas Fundraiser

Former President George W. Bush is planning to attend a fundraiser for his brother Jeb Bush Wednesday in Dallas. Read »

Mar 23, 2015
Transcript: Sen. Ted Cruz Announces Presidential Campaign

Transcript: Sen. Ted Cruz Announces Presidential Campaign

Below are the remarks delivered by Sen. Ted Cruz at Liberty University, March 23, 2015, sent by the Cruz campaign. Watch »

Mar 23, 2015
Students Protest Mandatory Attendance of Cruz Announcement

Students Protest Mandatory Attendance of Cruz Announcement

Thousands of students at Liberty University attended Sen. Ted Cruz's presidential announcement Monday morning, but... Read »

Mar 23, 2015
Cruz Kicks Off Presidential Campaign at Christian College

Cruz Kicks Off Presidential Campaign at Christian College

Sen. Ted Cruz opened the first major campaign of the 2016 presidential season Monday with a kickoff speech courting... Watch »

Mar 23, 2015
 

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