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Ted Cruz's Claim to Truth Is a Big Fat Lie

Cody Cain | Posted 08.05.2015 | Politics
Cody Cain

We all know that some politicians tend to fib. Well, okay, maybe all politicians. We tolerate this, grudgingly, to a certain degree. But Ted Cruz has taken deception to such a grandiose level that it has flown off the charts.

9 Thoughts That Go Through Your Head While Watching A Ted Cruz Interview

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 03.31.2015 | Comedy

If for some inexplicable, Twilight Zone-esque reason, no one else decides to run for president in the 2016 election, Ted Cruz, so far the lone candida...

Ted Cruz is Trying and Failing to Weasel Out of His Obamacare Duplicity

Bob Cesca | Posted 05.27.2015 | Politics
Bob Cesca

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) is now apparently undecided how he'll buy insurance, backing away from his Obamacare announcement earlier in the week.

Scott Conroy

Ted Cruz's First Campaign Stop Hosted By Conspiracy Buff Who Wants Obama Arrested | Scott Conroy | Posted 03.27.2015 | Politics

MERRIMACK, N.H. -- There is no more provocative figure within New Hampshire Republican politics than Jack Kimball, so it is perhaps fitting that Kimba...

Megyn Kelly To Ted Cruz: 'What Have You Actually Accomplished?'

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 03.26.2015 | Media

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) has certainly been making his media rounds after announcing his presidential run for 2016. But when he appeared on Fox News on...

Chris Hayes Has A Problem With 'Inauthentic' Ted Cruz

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 03.25.2015 | Media

MSNBC's Chris Hayes has a few issues with Ted Cruz. On a segment Tuesday night about the new 2016 Republican presidential candidate, Hayes said th...

Your Handy Guide to Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz

Bob Cesca | Posted 05.24.2015 | Politics
Bob Cesca

He represents the new GOP cynicism, elevating anti-Obama pandering to his unglued base above actual governing. But don't worry. Cruz probably won't win a damn thing other than a bump in his speaking fees due to his newly ordained status as a "presidential candidate" -- which is why he's running in the first place.

Yes, Donald Trump, Ted Cruz Is Eligible To Run For President | D’Angelo Gore | Posted 03.25.2015 | Politics

The following post first appeared on FULL QUESTION Is Ted Cruz eligible to run for president based on the fact he was born in C...

Jon Stewart Gets Weirded Out By Ted Cruz's Kiss Rehearsal

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 03.24.2015 | Comedy

It's not unusual to practice a big speech. But when getting ready to announce his decision to run for president on Monday, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) app...

Ted Cruz's Presidential Campaign Had a Rough First Day Online

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Tani | Posted 03.24.2015 | Politics

Yik Yak, domain names, fake Nigerian princes. Even for a presidential candidate with a Harvard Law School degree, the Internet can be a confusing, unp...

Liberty Students Would Have Been Fined If They Skipped Ted Cruz's Speech

The Huffington Post | Julia Craven | Posted 03.23.2015 | Politics

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) delivered his first official 2016 presidential campaign speech Monday during a convocation ceremony at Liberty University, a r...

Howard Fineman

The Presidential Bid Of Ted Cruz, The Reddest Meat Of The Right | Howard Fineman | Posted 03.23.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The audience should have belonged to Sen. Rand Paul. After all, the thousand or so clean-cut millennials in the D.C.-area ballroom were ...

Ted Cruz To Announce Presidential Run On Monday

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 05.22.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz will become the first major candidate for president when he launches his campaign Monday, kicking of...

Sam Stein

Ted Cruz Channels His Inner John Edwards | Sam Stein | Posted 03.10.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Income inequality was a prominent theme among the many potential presidential candidates who addressed the International Association of ...

Ted Cruz Doesn't Think He's That Conservative, But Some Republicans Donors Do

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harvard | Posted 11.25.2014 | Politics

The man who helped trigger a 16-day government shutdown over the implementation of the Affordable Care Act told a group of prospective donors on Monda...

Ted Cruz Denies Report He's Going To Run For President

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 09.29.2014 | Politics

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) pushed back on a report that he is leaning heavily toward seeking the White House in 2016, saying on Monday that he has not ye...

Cruz Logging Serious Time In Vital 2016 State

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 03.18.2014 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Texas tea party darling U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz is making his fourth trip to Iowa in eight months, logging serious face-time befo...

Senator Cruz, You Are No Jack Kennedy

John T. Shaw | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
John T. Shaw

It's difficult to evaluate Senator Ted Cruz's efforts to kill the 2010 Affordable Care Act, his three recent trips to Iowa, and his coming trip to South Carolina outside the context of his presumed ambition to run for president as early as 2016.

The Daily Szep -- Cruz-Rubio

Paul Szep | Posted 10.23.2013 | Politics
Paul Szep


Ted Cruz for President?

Jason Stanford | Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics
Jason Stanford

He's like a bionic candidate, engineered to unite all Republican factions: anti-fluoride cranks, tea partiers, flat Earthers who think Jesus had a pet dinosaur, and those other Republicans who are simply wrong.

Ted Cruz's Birth Certificate Through The Eyes Of A Birther

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 08.20.2013 | Comedy

If you've been wondering why Donald Trump and the other birthers (are there any left?) haven't been summoning the hounds of hell to go after Ted Cruz'...

Laura Bassett

Ted Cruz Dismisses 2016 Speculation ... From Iowa | Laura Bassett | Posted 07.21.2013 | Politics

Just because Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) is in Iowa right now -- a state frequented by presidential hopefuls -- does not mean he is planning to run, the l...

Ted Cruz Drops Another Hint

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 07.15.2013 | Politics

BOSTON -- Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is heading to New Hampshire as part of a summer swing through early voting states on the presidential cale...

Ted Cruz Is His Own Worst Birther

The New Republic | Posted 05.07.2013 | Politics

If it wasn’t obvious beforehand, it became clear last week that Ted Cruz is likely to run for president. ...

Jon Ward

Ted Cruz Asks Republicans To Text Him Their Phone Number | Jon Ward | Posted 05.03.2013 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. -– In the space of a few minutes here Friday night, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) went from talking about constitutional amendments to aski...