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Ted Cruz's dad on Trump stumping for his son

In an interview with ABC News' Paula Faris, Rafael Cruz, the father of Sen. Ted Cruz, says that he's moved past the 2016 election and the remarks President Trump made about him.
1 year ago
Ted Cruz's dad on Trump stumping for his son

Protesters disrupt Sen. Cruz's dinner in DC

The Republican senator and his wife were dining at a restaurant in Washington, D.C.
2 years ago
Protesters disrupt Sen. Cruz's dinner

Cruz tries to start beef, says Democrats will 'ban barbecue' in Texas if elected

Sen. Ted Cruz, referencing recent protests in Texas by the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) said Democrats would "ban barbecue" in the state if elected.
2 years ago
Cruz says Democrats will 'ban barbecue' in Texas if elected

Anti-Ted Cruz billboard features Trump tweets

A group of activists, including Parkland school shooting survivor David Hogg, are using some of Trump's strongest tweets against Cruz in run up to election.
2 years ago
Anti-Ted Cruz billboard features Trump tweets

Trevor Noah offers rare praise to Ted Cruz: 'Let's give him props'

Noah applauded Cruz and other Republicans who have spoken out against the Trump administration.
2 years ago
Trevor Noah offers rare praise to Ted Cruz: 'Let's give him props'

Ted Cruz wins Blobfish Basketball Classic

Comedian Jimmy Kimmel and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz squared off in a charity basketball game.
2 years ago
Ted Cruz wins Blobfish Basketball Classic

Kamala Harris visits Ted Cruz to make good on World Series bet

The California senator visited Cruz's office wearing Astros gear.
2 years ago
Kamala Harris visits Ted Cruz to make good on World Series bet

Ted Cruz Secures Trifecta of Key Iowa Endorsements

Ted Cruz picks up endorsement of prominent evangelical Bob Vander Plaats.
2 years ago
Ted Cruz Secures Trifecta of Key Iowa Endorsements

Texas Senator Ted Cruz on Harvey: 'This disaster is unlike anything we have ever seen'

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, joins "This Week" to discuss Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, North Korea, and more.
3 years ago
Texas Senator Ted Cruz on Harvey: 'This disaster is unlike anything we have ever seen'

Ted Cruz: No U.S. Officials Should Attend Fidel Castro Funeral

The Texas senator and former GOP presidential candidate weighs in on the death of Fidel Castro and Trump's transition to the White House.
3 years ago
Ted Cruz: No U.S. Officials Should Attend Fidel Castro Funeral

Ted Cruz In A Minute

Here's everything you need to know (and probably didn't know) about the 2016 presidential candidate.
4 years ago
Ted Cruz In A Minute

Inside the Texas-Sized Split Over Ted Cruz’s Non-Endorsement of Donald Trump

"All he’s doing is helping Hillary Clinton,” said one Texas delegation member.
4 years ago
Inside the Texas-Sized Split Over Ted Cruz’s Non-Endorsement
FULL TEXT: Ted Cruz’s 2016 Republican National Convention Speech

Texas Delegates Break Into Bitter Fighting Over Ted Cruz's Non-Endorsement

They were divided about Cruz saying Trump's personal attacks went too far.
4 years ago
Texas Delegates Break Into Bitter Fighting Over Ted Cruz's Non-Endorsement

Ted Cruz to Texas GOP: 'I Don’t Know What the Future Will Hold'

At the party's state convention, Cruz made no mention of Trump, though.
4 years ago
Cruz to Texas GOP: 'I Don’t Know What the Future Will Hold'

Six Memorable Moments From the Campaign Trail With Ted Cruz

A look at some of the most memorable moments of Ted Cruz's campaign.
4 years ago
Six Memorable Moments From the Campaign Trail With Ted Cruz

Cruz Vows to 'Go the Distance' Ahead of Crucial Indiana Primary

Facing an important vote in Indiana, Cruz vows to go the distance.
4 years ago
Cruz Vows to 'Go the Distance' Ahead of Crucial Indiana Primary

Behind the Scenes of Ted Cruz's Final Days as a Presidential Candidate

A look at why Ted Cruz suspended his campaign.
4 years ago
Behind the Scenes of Cruz's Final Days as a Presidential Candidate

4 Issues That Hurt Ted Cruz Ahead of the Suspension of His Campaign

He has suspended his campaign following a loss in Indiana.
4 years ago
4 Issues That Hurt Cruz Ahead of His Campaign Suspension

Ted Cruz Debates Trump Supporters as They Shout at Him in Indiana

“I’m running to be everyone’s president,” Cruz told the protesters.
4 years ago
Cruz Debates Shouting Trump Supporters in Indiana

Cruz Says He Still Has a Path to the Nomination if He Loses Indiana Primary

"I am competing until the end," Cruz said.
4 years ago
Cruz Says He's Still Within Reach of the Nomination if He Loses Indiana

Ted Cruz Urges Voters to 'Not Give Into Evil' as Crucial Indiana Primary Approaches

The Texas senator trails Trump in Indiana, according to latest poll.
4 years ago
Cruz to Indiana Voters: 'We Will Not Give Into Evil'

Satanists Snub Comparison of Cruz to Lucifer

"Christians can’t just push Cruz off on Satanists," one said.
4 years ago
Satanists Snub Comparison of Cruz to Lucifer

'Lucifer in the Flesh': Does Ted Cruz Have a Popularity Problem?

Some of the senator's colleagues have made public criticisms of him.
4 years ago
'Lucifer in the Flesh': Does Cruz Have a Popularity Problem?

Indiana Governor 'Pleased to Support' Ted Cruz

The state's primary will be held on Tuesday.
4 years ago
Indiana Governor 'Pleased to Support' Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz Mocked by John Boehner as 'Lucifer in the Flesh'

John Boehner has rejected Ted Cruz's effort to unite the GOP.
4 years ago
Former Speaker Mocks Cruz as 'Lucifer in the Flesh'

Ted Cruz’s VP Pick: What’s in It for Carly Fiorina

The former presidential candidate has attached herself to Ted Cruz's campaign.
4 years ago
Cruz’s VP Pick: What’s in it for Fiorina

Ted Cruz's Delegate Counter Cuccinelli Says They're ‘Cleaning’ Trump’s ‘Clock’

Ken Cuccinelli on this week's edition of "Powerhouse Politics"
4 years ago
Ted Cruz's Delegate Counter Ken Cuccinelli Says They're ‘Cleaning’ Trump’s ‘Clock’

Ted Cruz Announces Carly Fiorina as Vice President Pick

Fiorina was a former presidential candidate for president.
4 years ago
Cruz Announces Carly Fiorina as VP Pick

Before Carly Fiorina Was a Fan of Ted Cruz

Cruz will reportedly choose Fiorina as his running mate if he's the GOP nominee.
4 years ago
Carly Fiorina's Changing Tune on Ted Cruz
Carly Fiorina Being Vetted as Possible Ted Cruz VP Pick, Aide Says

How Ted Cruz Secured Another Delegate Victory in Maine

Maine's GOP Delegation has a majority of Cruz supporters.
4 years ago
How Ted Cruz Secured Another Delegate Victory in Maine

Ted Cruz Says Not Having 'Bathroom Bill' Is 'Opening the Door for Predators'

Cruz didn't answer when asked whether transgender people are "pretending."
4 years ago
Ted Cruz Says Not Having 'Bathroom Bill' Is 'Opening the Door for Predators'

Ted Cruz: Trump Is ‘Betraying Americans’ Before He's Even Elected

Ted Cruz suggests Donald Trump is betraying the American people before he's even won the nomination.
4 years ago
Cruz Says Trump Is ‘Laughing at Americans’ Before He's Even Elected

Ted Cruz Calls for Another GOP Debate

Ted Cruz thinks "there ought to be a debate before the vote next Tuesday."
4 years ago
Cruz Calls for Another GOP Debate

Ted Cruz Now Says 'We Are Headed to a Contested Convention'

Ted Cruz concedes he can't beat Donald Trump at the ballot box.
4 years ago
Cruz Now Says GOP 'Headed to a Contested Convention'

NY Rep. Peter King Jokes He'll 'Take Cyanide' If Ted Cruz Wins GOP Nomination

"I hate Ted Cruz," Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., said today.
4 years ago
Congressman Jokes He'll 'Take Cyanide' If Cruz Nominated

Majority of Rubio's Louisiana Delegates Push Back Against Claims They're Backing Cruz

Four delegates previously allocated to Marco Rubio say they are now uncommitted.
4 years ago
Most of Rubio's Louisiana Delegates Push Back Against Claims They're Backing Cruz

Ted Cruz Believes 'Donald's Calculator Is Missing a Few Keys'

The Republicans are battling before New York's primary Tuesday.
4 years ago
Cruz Believes 'Donald's Calculator Is Missing a Few Keys'

Ted Cruz Responds to Gay Man About Religious Freedom

The question came during a live event on "Good Morning America."
4 years ago
Cruz Responds to Gay Man About Religious Freedom

Ted Cruz Takes Questions Live on 'Good Morning America'

The Texas senator is campaigning in New York.
4 years ago
Cruz Talks Trump, 'New York Values' in 'GMA' Town Hall

Live Updates: Ted Cruz on 'Good Morning America'

Republican candidate Ted Cruz joins "GMA."
4 years ago
Live Updates: Ted Cruz on 'Good Morning America'

Ted Cruz Reveals He's a Thin Crust Pizza-Loving Candidate

The GOP candidate takes his family to California Pizza Kitchen on Fridays.
4 years ago
Cruz Reveals He's a Thin Crust Pizza-Loving Candidate

Ted Cruz's Wife Heidi Picks Her Husband's Impersonation She Likes Best

The Republican presidential candidate has a thing for "The Simpsons" characters.
4 years ago
Cruz's Wife Picks Her Husband's Impersonation She Likes Best

Ted Cruz Has 'Phone Call' With Donald Trump During 'Tonight Show' Skit

The GOP presidential hopeful showed off his comedic chops on "The Tonight Show."
4 years ago
Cruz Has 'Phone Call' With Trump During Fallon Skit

Ted Cruz on Possibly Being Donald Trump's Running Mate: 'It Ain't Gonna Happen'

The Texas senator discussed a host of issues at an MSNBC town hall.
4 years ago
Cruz on Possibly Being Trump's VP: 'It Ain't Gonna Happen'

Ted Cruz: Trump Staffers 'Acting Like Union Boss Thugs' to Earn Delegates

During the CNN town hall, Cruz also denied attacking Melania Trump.
4 years ago
Ted Cruz: Trump Staffers 'Acting Like Union Boss Thugs'

Marco Rubio (Sort of) Endorses Ted Cruz, Shuts Down VP Speculation

Marco Rubio also ruled out being Donald Trump's VP pick.
4 years ago
Marco Rubio (Sort of) Endorses Cruz
Ted Cruz Completes Sweep of Colorado Delegates

Inside Ted Cruz's Push to Grab All of Colorado's Delegates

Cruz is looking to lock down all of the state's delegates.
4 years ago
Inside Cruz's Push to Grab All of Colorado's Delegates