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Bloomberg’s Mark Halperin apologizes for awful Ted Cruz interview

Erik Wemple, The Washington Post

In an April 30 interview with presidential hopeful Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.), Bloomberg Politics’ Mark Halperin held what can only be called a prove-your-ethnicity contest. He asked Cruz whether he’d listed himself as Hispanic in his applications to Princeton and Harvard Law School. He asked him whether he had a “favorite Cuban food.” “Do you have a favorite Cuban singer?” asked Halperin, who co-hosts the program “With All Due Respect.”

Obama’s Big Government and Big Business vs. We the People

The battle between Barack Obama’s Big Government and limited government constitutional conservatives began when he was sworn in and has grown fiercer by the day. For us to win this battle we must remember who Obama’s most potent allies are – the Big Businesses that benefit the most from his Big Government policies.