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Elise Foley

Ted Cruz: Democrats Are An 'Extreme, Radical Party' | Elise Foley | Posted 09.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON — In front of a highly supportive crowd at the Values Voter Summit, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) accused Democrats on Friday of being an “ex...

Cruz Claims Religious Liberties Have 'Never Been More Under Attack'

AP | ALAN SUDERMAN and PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 06.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Possible presidential hopeful Ted Cruz is auditioning at one of the nation's largest meetings of young evangelicals, a critical vo...

Luke Johnson

Cruz Speech Crashed By Hecklers | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) got a hero's welcome at the Values Voter Summit in Washington Friday for his push to defund Obamacare, but faced...

Cruz Apologizes For 'Offensive' Remark

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) apologized to U.S. Filipino veterans for comparing his long anti-Obamacare speech to the Bataan Death March. At the conclus...

Cruz Pledges Salary To Charity If Government Shuts Down

AP | Posted 11.30.2013 | Politics

DALLAS — Sen. Ted Cruz is pledging to donate his salary to charity during any federal government shutdown. Cruz announced his pledge in a state...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Rand Paul: Ted Cruz's Obamacare Gambit Will Fail | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- While Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) was bemoaning the "defeatist attitude" of his fellow Republican senators, his close ally Sen. Rand Paul (R...

How Ted Cruz's Mention Makes People 'Go Crazy'

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 09.26.2013 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas -- Ted Cruz's talkathon on the U.S. Senate floor had no hope of legislative success and boiled down to largely political performance art...

Sam Stein

Cruz Criticizes Colleagues' 'Defeatist Attitude' | Sam Stein | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Shortly after leaving the Senate floor following a 21-hour gab-fest in opposition to the president's health care law, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-T...

McCain Rips Cruz

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) ripped Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) after he gave an anti-Obamacare speech that lasted over 21 hours on Tuesday and Wednesday. ...

Michael McAuliff

Ted Cruz Goes Silent, Government Shutdown Looms | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) ended his symbolic filibuster Wednesday as Senate rules forced him to stop talking. Senators then voted to push ...

Cruz Does His Best Darth Vader Impression

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), who has been giving a long Anti-Obamacare speech since Tuesday, has brought a slew of unusual references to the Senate floor....

Senate Moving Towards Test Vote On Obamacare

Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

By ANDREW TAYLOR, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The Democratic-controlled Senate is on a path toward defeating tea party attempts to dismantl...


Shan Wells | Posted 11.25.2013 | Denver
Shan Wells


Rubio Ditches Cruz Speech For Fundraiser

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) left Sen. Ted Cruz's (R-Texas) hours-long Senate speech against Obamacare Tuesday to attend a fundraiser for Iowa Gov. Terry...

Ted Cruz Takes The Moon, Professional Wrestling, Nazis And Children's Books To Senate Floor

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) came to the Senate floor packed with a number of colorful metaphors on Tuesday, as he prepared to speak against Obamacare unti...

BOTH SIDES NOW: Can the GOP Change on Gays and Guns? Not This Week

HuffPost Radio | Posted 03.31.2013 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2011-11-29-20111107bothsidesnow.jpgIts "Autopsy" notwithstanding, Reagan & Frum discuss a possible Grand New Party" on gay rights or guns post-Sup Ct and Newtown. Can it escape Evangelical and NRA stridency? Then: North Korea & North Dakota are both bluffing like crazy.