Sen. Ted Cruz

Sen. Cruz Slams Dr. Fauci on ‘Hannity’: ‘The Most Dangerous Bureaucrat in the History of the Country’

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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, this week joined Fox News’ ‘Hannity’ to discuss Dr. Anthony Fauci’s contradictory statements regarding masks and gain of function research funding at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). He also slammed the possibility of more shutdowns, COVID mandates, and school closures under President Biden’s administration. Read highlights of his interview below. WATCH: Sen. Cruz on ‘Hannity’: Dr. Fauci is the Most Dangerous Bureaucrat in the […]

Sen. Cruz: Nord Stream 2 Announcement ‘Typifies the Mix of Incoherence and Weakness That Has Come To Embody the Foreign Policy of President Biden’

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Calls for Senate Democrats To Allow Vote on Robust Sanctions To Stop Pipeline Progress  U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, issued the following statement after the Biden administration made its announcement on Nord Stream 2: “This announcement typifies the mix of incoherence and weakness that has come to embody the foreign policy of President Biden and the Biden-Harris administration, at incalculable cost to the national security of the United […]

Sens. Cruz, Cornyn, Rep. Van Duyne, Colleagues Demand Answers From Department of Education For Their Political Investigation of Carroll ISD in Southlake, Texas

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‘We are concerned the Department will use this complaint to launch a politically motivated investigation of a thriving district whose parents disagree with this administration’s policies.’ U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), John Cornyn (R-Texas), Rep. Beth Van Duyne (R-Texas 24th) were joined by their colleagues Richard Burr (R-N.C.), Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, and Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-N.C. 5th), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Education and Labor, in sending a […]

Sen. Cruz, Rep. Diaz-Balart Reintroduce the Muslim Brotherhood Terrorist Designation Act

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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.) this week introduced the Muslim Brotherhood Terrorist Designation Act, a bill that urges the U.S. Department of State to use its statutory authority to designate the Muslim Brotherhood as a Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO). This measure requires the Department of State to report to Congress about whether the Muslim Brotherhood meets the legal criteria for designation, and if […]

Sen. Cruz to Sec. Vilsack: Democrats Focus on Amnesty for Illegal Immigrants While Ignoring the Suffering Caused by the Border Crisis

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Questions Agriculture Secretary on the use of illegal aliens as workers during the Biden-Harris border crisis U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, today questioned Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Tom Vilsack on why the Biden-Harris administration and Senate Democrats are focusing on amnesty for illegal immigrant workers as they allow the humanitarian, national security, and public health crises on our southern border to worsen. Excerpts of his line of questioning are below.  “The Biden […]

Sens. Cruz, Cramer, Cotton Oppose Biden Administration’s Decision to Revoke Trump-Era Rule to Protect Electric Grid from Chinese Cyberattack

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‘DOE has a significant responsibility to protect the U.S. electric grid and help ensure that critical equipment supplied from foreign adversaries does not pose a risk’ In the wake of the cyberattack against Colonial Pipeline, U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.), and Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) today sent a letter to the Department of Energy (DOE) criticizing its decision to revoke a Trump-era order that prohibited electric utilities that supply critical defense facilities from […]

Sen. Cruz, Republican Senate Colleagues Tour Donna Facility, Meet With Local Officials and Authorities to Address Border Crisis

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‘This was avoidable, this was preventable, and regardless of your party – Republican or Democrat – you should look at what’s going on here, and say, ‘Enough is enough’’ U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas), joined by Sens. John Thune (R-S.D.), John Barrasso (R-Wyo.), Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), Susan Collins (R-Maine), Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), John Hoeven (R-N.D.), Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), Mike Lee (R-Utah), Tom Cotton (R-Ark.), Steve Daines (R-Mont.), James Lankford (R-Okla.), Dan […]

Sen. Cruz, Rep. Steel Urge the International Olympic Committee to Move the 2022 Olympics Out of Beijing

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‘We must hold the CCP accountable and protect the freedoms of religion and speech for all humans’ Amid the ongoing genocide against the Uyghurs, widespread censorship, and espionage conducted by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Rep. Michelle Steel (R-Calif.) sent a letter this week to President Thomas Bach of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in opposition to the 2022 Winter Olympics being hosted in Beijing. In the letter, the lawmakers wrote: “We are […]

Sen. Cruz: The Border Crisis Will Keep Getting Worse as Long as the Biden Administration Refuses to Enforce the Law

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Appears on ‘Spicer & Co.’ and ‘The Mark Levin Show’ U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz this week appeared on ‘The Mark Levin Show’ and Newsmax’s ‘Spicer & Co.’ with Sean Spicer and Mercedes Schlapp to discuss the crisis on the southern border, his Fox News op-ed calling for the U.S. to attend the 2022 Beijing Olympics, and the Democrats’ radical HR.1 bill. Highlights of his interviews are below. WATCH: Cruz on Newsmax Discusses the Crisis at the Border Caused by […]

Sens. Cruz, Cornyn Send Letter to CDC Director Walensky Urging the Department to Use Updated Texas Population Data for Vaccine Doses

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‘CDC has not provided Texas with vaccine doses sufficient to meet its needs’ U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) today sent a letter to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Director Walensky urging the department to use updated Texas population data for the number of vaccine doses sent to the state in order to account for Texas’ population growth. In the letter, the senators wrote: “CDC is making distribution decisions based on outdated data […]