| Mar 23, 2015
| 12:11 PM
If you like straight marriage, God (the Christian kind, not one of those off-brand deities) and the good old days (circa the Revolutionary War), then I've got the presidential candidate for you.
His name is Rafael Edward "Ted" Cruz, a Republican senator...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 6:43 AM
The growing partisan divide in American politics was on the mind of McDaniel College students who attended a lecture with U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin, a Maryland Democrat, on Wednesday afternoon.
The deep partisan divide in congressional politics was on the...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 8:07 AM
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Chuck Schumer introduced fellow New Yorker Loretta Lynch, the attorney general nominee, to the Senate Judiciary Committee in January as a public servant who “has earned a reputation for keeping her head down and avoiding the...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 6:55 PM
Sen. Ted Cruz is expected to announce his bid for the White House at Liberty University, a large evangelical institution founded by the late Jerry Falwell Sr. that regularly hosts many political leaders on its campus.
Cruz, born to a Cuban refugee...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 1:43 PM
A political nobody just three years ago, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, is the first official candidate vying for the Republican Party's 2016 presidential nomination. His was a noisy entrance into government, marked by outspokenness and partisanship that clearly...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 7:40 PM
Your world domination is quite impressive. It's not just the Internet thing. Look around. Your business model has become a must-read manifesto for politicians of all shapes, colors and affiliations.
Congress leads the way...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 8:30 PM
Now that Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has thrown his cowboy hat into the ring for president, it's time to start handicapping the candidates, even if some of us may wish that we had more choices.
That's OK, my fellow Americans. You vote for -- or against -- the...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 9:05 PM
Ted Cruz looked out over a sprawling audience of Iowa farmers and agri-business leaders, people who rely on federal subsidies of ethanol, and the man who would be president stuck it to them.
"I know you'd like me to say I'm for the renewable fuel...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 6:14 AM
GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz could soon be buying his family's health care coverage through the Affordable Care Act he has vowed to dismantle.
Cruz, whose Senate filibuster against the law he derides as “Obamacare” led to a partial...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 11:08 AM
Let's see, why does this sound familiar? A charismatic constitutional scholar, with an inspiring life story, still in his first Senate term, promising a dramatic change of direction . . . . But wait: it's 2015, and the candidate, officially as of Monday,...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas kicked off the 2016 presidential race Monday by becoming the first major candidate to officially announce a run — no "seriously considering," no "weighing options," none of the typical gobbledygook meant to put an asterisk...