Sen Ted Cruz

Cruz: Obama Cannot Defend A Deal To Allow Iran To Acquire Nuclear Weapons

Sen. Ted Cruz & Hugh Hewitt

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, spoke about the dangerous repercussions of a nuclear deal with Iran on the “Hugh Hewitt Show” last night and we've got a link to the audio!

Cruz Gets it Right on Ethanol

Daniel Horowitz, Conservative Review

Coming off the heels of Obama’s imperial presidency, is it too much to ask for candidates to oppose a scheme using the boot of government to force individuals to purchase a bad product – all for the purpose of enriching parochial interests? No, we are not talking about Obamacare, although it would be nice for every candidate to publicly declare his or her intention to repeal every word of the law. The issue at hand is the Renewable Fuels (“ethanol”) Standard. Amazingly, only one – Ted Cruz – candidate was able to speak with intellectual clarity against this statist mandate.

Cruz Brings Down The House At CPAC

It was standing room only as Senator Ted Cruz brough his unique blend of energy, conservative principles and truth-telling to CPAC. Said those in attendance should demand that leaders “stand up against” not only President Barack Obama‘s policies, but also against “career politician” Republicans who won't fight for conservative principles.

Cruz to DHS: Do you Intend to Abide by the Federal Court Order?

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX)

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, sent a letter to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson questioning whether the Obama Administration plans to comply with the court's injunction to stop President Obama's illegal amnesty in light of President Obama's public comments that DHS would "continue in the planning" of activities the court issued a cease and desist order to stop.

Cruz, Sessions, Lee & Tea Party Patriots Wade In Against McConnell DHS Funding Betrayal

Mitch McConnell isn't trying to win the battle against Obama's unconstitutional executive amnesty, he's merely engaging in the old (and failed) Capitol Hill Republican tactic of trying to use legislative slight-of-hand to get him by the immediate pressure point – the February 27 deadline for funding the Department of Homeland Security. Please call your Representative and Senators TODAY (the Capitol Switchboard is 1-866-220-0044) tell them you want a strategy to WIN the battle against Obama's unconstitutional executive amnesty, and that means DHS must be prohibited from spending any money on implementing that unconstitutional presidential power grab.

Cruz warns Obama to stop spending on amnesty for illegal aliens

Stephen Dinan - The Washington Times

Sen. Ted Cruz warned the administration Wednesday that it needs to stop even planning for an eventual amnesty for illegal immigrants, saying a federal judge’s broad injunction means it would be illegal for the Homeland Security Department to spend any money on President Obama’s immigration plans.

Cruz: AUMF Should Force Obama to Lay Out 'Specific Plan' to Defeat Islamic State

Rebecca Nelson, National Journal

Just hours after the White House sent a draft Authorization for the Use of Military Force against the Islamic State to Congress on Wednesday, Ted Cruz weighed in. Speaking at the Center for Security Policy's "Defeat Jihad" Summit in Washington, the senator from Texas and all-but-announced presidential contender said

Ted Cruz knocks Obama, ‘photo op foreign policy’ in blistering speech

David Sherfinski, The Washington Times

Sen. Ted Cruz, Texas Republican, said Wednesday he hasn’t seen a “seriousness of purpose” in confronting the Islamic State terrorist group. In an approximately 30-minute speech at the Center for Security Policy’s “Defeat Jihad” summit, Mr. Cruz also methodically picked apart recent comments from the president on religion, free speech and terrorism that have come under fire.