Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) took a swipe at Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and his failed 2008 presidential run during an interview with GQ Magazine.
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To understand my contention that The Washington Post's analysis is flawed, I must explain how the voting and registration questions are asked.
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