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U.S. Government Shutdown (2013)

U.S. Government Shutdown (2013)
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  • Ted Cruz to buy insurance via Obamacare, a law he vows to scrap

    Ted Cruz to buy insurance via Obamacare, a law he vows to scrap
    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...
  • Can Ted Cruz be the next first-term senator with presidential aspirations to win the White House?

    Can Ted Cruz be the next first-term senator with presidential aspirations to win the White House?
    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,...
  • Cruz targets conservatives as he starts White House run

    Launching his bid for the Republican presidential nomination, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas asked Christian conservative voters to imagine a United States without the IRS, Obamacare or abortion rights — and to imagine they can make that happen by...
  • What are Ted Cruz's chances against other Republicans in 2016?

    What are Ted Cruz's chances against other Republicans in 2016?
    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...
  • Cruz's fiery message has limited appeal to some in GOP

    Ted Cruz gives a rousing speech. The former college debate champion can energize a crowd of 10,000 evangelicals at a basketball arena as easily as he can captivate a few dozen inside a New Hampshire cafeteria. He's proven in the Senate he's got the...
  • Ted Cruz biography: the CQ profile

    WASHINGTON Ted Cruz has launched his presidential campaign after just 27 months in the Senate, though it has been a tenure marked by hard-line conservative policies, one of the longest speeches in Senate history and an effort to undermine President Barack...
  • Analysis: Can Cruz ride wave of rage all the way to the White House?

    WASHINGTON Ted Cruz is known for one thing: He's relentlessly opposed to President Barack Obama, even if it means shutting down the government to reverse him. Now as he launches his bid for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, the senator from...
  • White House Brief: Things to know about Texas Sen. Ted Cruz

    Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is set to become the first high-profile Republican to enter the 2016 race for president. Here's a quick snapshot with a few key things to know about Cruz before his announcement Monday. ___ THE BRIEF Ted Cruz is man in a hurry. He...
  • Things to know about Ted Cruz

    Things to know about Ted Cruz
    Texas Sen. Ted Cruz became the first high-profile Republican to enter the 2016 race for president on Monday. Here's a quick snapshot with key things to know about Cruz. Background Ted Cruz is man in a hurry. He won election to the Senate in 2012 as a...
  • Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz is running for president

    Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz is running for president
    Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is running for president, he announced on Twitter. The ambitious lawmaker’s intentions were┬áno surprise. An aide had confirmed Sunday that Cruz would announce his 2016 White House run on Monday at Liberty University, the...
  • The value of competition

    The value of competition
    A big thanks to Texas Sen. Ted Cruz for ushering in the 2016 presidential race by officially announcing his candidacy at Liberty University today . We've had plenty of time to speculate about who's running and who's not, and soon enough we'll be able to...