Category Archives: Ted Cruz

How Soon They Forget – When Obama First Announced He Was Running The Media Gushed In Their Panties

I wrote this post back in April 2008 when I was still at Corrente. It was one of my earliest blogging attempts. The reactions of the Left and the lefty media to the announced candidacy of Ted Cruz make it … Continue reading

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The New Birthers

This so cray: View Guest Co-Host Declares Herself a ‘Ted Cruz Birther’ On Monday, the co-hosts of The View had a vigorous debate surrounding Ted Cruz’s presidential bid and guest host Michelle Collins took the discussion one step further by … Continue reading

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Cruzin’ With Ted – He’s Running! (UPDATED: Can He Win?)

I'm running for President and I hope to earn your support! pic.twitter.com/0UTqaIoytP — Ted Cruz (@tedcruz) March 23, 2015 Tomorrow should be fun. UPDATE: It’s 2 am and since I can’t sleep I figured I would share some of my … Continue reading

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Cruzin’ With Ted – CPAC Edition

Ted Cruz spoke at the annual Conservative Political Action Committee (CPAC) meeting today. I’m not sure but I think I felt a tingle in my leg. Walker-Cruz might be my fantasy ticket. This is an open thread.

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Cruzin’ with Ted: Loretta Lynch Edition

Infamous Texas crazypants Senator Ted Cruz asks questions of Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch: With regard to the limits of executive power, Sen. Cruz asked, “Let me ask about your understanding of prosecutorial discretion. Would it allow a subsequent president… … Continue reading

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Josh Marshall is a Liar

This is the kind of shit that pisses me off. Dylan Scott at Toilet Paper Media: Cruz Toys With The Idea Of Using Sebelius Replacement To Repeal Obamacare Fox News gave Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) the opportunity Friday to say … Continue reading

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Cruzin’ With Ted – Hecklers Edition

Via Hot Air: In response to one heckler, Cruz said: “Thank you, sir, for being here. You know, look, it is a great thing that people can express their First Amendment rights. And I only wish the Obama administration respected … Continue reading

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Barack Obama, the epitome of modesty and hard work

Via Mediaite explains the defference between himself and Ted Cruz: President Obama does not see any similarities between himself and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX). During an interview with the Associated Press released Saturday morning, Obama rejected the notion that he … Continue reading

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Judas McCain gives the Democratic response to Ted Cruz

Mediaite: McCain spoke after Cruz completed a 21 hour, 19 minute “extended oratory,” in McCain’s words. “I can’t call it a filibuster,” McCain said, “because a filibuster is intended to delay passage of legislation.” Calling it a “hard fought and … Continue reading

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Cruzin’ with Ted II – “Mike Lee, I am your father!”

Ted is wrapping up now. If you didn’t watch it with your own eyes, don’t believe anything you read about it. The exchange with Dingy Harry was an all-time classic. This is an open thread.

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Cruzin’ with Ted

It is 1:30 a.m. Pacific time and Ted Cruz is still going and going like the Energizer Bunny. I haven’t been covering the Defunding Movement because it’s more about process than policy and because I think it’s a Quixotic quest … Continue reading

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Backstabbing Republicans

Mediaite: Fox’s Wallace Stunned: GOP Leaders Sent Me Opposition Research on Ted Cruz Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace said Sunday morning that he’d received opposition research from other Republicans about Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) in advance of Cruz’s appearance … Continue reading

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Ted Cruz is doing something very unusual

The Daily Caller (h/t Legal Insurrection): David Brooks warns of ‘the rise of Ted Cruz-ism,’ takeover of Republican Party On PBS’s “NewsHour” on Friday night, New York Times columnist David Brooks warned that Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz and similar … Continue reading

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Cruzin’ With Ted

Senator Ted Cruz was busy today: U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) was invited on to the Rush Limbaugh Show, this afternoon, to discuss the problems with the Gang of Eight’s immigration legislation. “This gang of 8 bill is a disaster”, … Continue reading

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Big Bad Ted Cruz Scares Dingy Harry

No, seriously: Reid calls Sen. Cruz a ‘schoolyard bully’ Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) called freshman GOP Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) a “schoolyard bully” during a contentious exchange Monday on the Senate floor. The two senators bickered as Cruz … Continue reading

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