Some choice details from Jason Zengerle’s GQ profile of Texas’s junior senator.
The U.S. Senate candidate’s national profile rises further with a speaking slot at the Republican National Convention in Tampa. Too bad that he can’t ever run for president. Or can he?
An independent poll has the Tea Party favorite leading David Dewhurst in the Senate runoff, while the Lite Guv’s campaign steps up its attacks.
David Dewhurst’s challenger for Kay Bailey Hutchison’s Senate seat has the support of Sarah Palin, and Ron and Rand Paul, but a new poll predicts there still won’t be a run-off.
Cruz argues that Republicans support limited government because they believe that’s what best creates opportunity, and therefore progress.
A new profile in Mother Jones describes how Ted Cruz’s conservative beliefs were forged in a Houston after-school program.
Mitch McConnell hosted a fundraiser for the Tea Party darling last Thursday, and U.S. Senators Kay Bailey Hutchison and John Cornyn attended.
Cruz’s Thursday speech on “Opportunity Conservatism” gave political journalists yet another, er, opportunity to speculate about his longterm political plans.