Ted Cruz

Sen. Cruz: We Have an Obligation To Protect the Integrity of the Election

Senator Ted Cruz

Appears on ‘Hannity’ to discuss Cruz-led effort to create ‘Electoral Commission’ to conduct an emergency audit of the presidential election returns Ahead of today’s Joint Session of Congress, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) appeared on Fox News’ ‘Hannity’ to discuss his efforts to establish an “Electoral Commission” to ensure that the 2020 presidential election was lawfully conducted. WATCH: Cruz on Fox News: We Have an Obligation To Protect Our Democratic System & Defend the Rule of Law On the need to protect the integrity of […]

Sen. Cruz: We Have an Obligation To the Constitution To Ensure That This Election Was Lawful

Senator Ted Cruz

Appears on Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo to discuss his call for an“Electoral Commission” to conduct an emergency audit of election results U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), today appeared on Fox News’ ‘Sunday Morning Futures’ to discuss his efforts to restore Americans’ faith in our electoral process and protect our democracy by calling on Congress to create an Electoral Commission to conduct an emergency audit of the Presidential election returns. Watch Sen. Cruz’s full interview with Maria Bartiromo here. […]

Sen. Cruz: Badly Needed COVID Relief Should Have Passed as Standalone Bill Months Ago, Not in Taxpayer Funded Spending Spree

Senator Ted Cruz

Vows to fight for priorities of American people, work to safely re-open economy, and get hardworking men and women back to work U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today issued the following statement after voting against the multi-trillion dollar end-of-year spending package: “Though the mainstream media and lobbyists will hail this legislative monstrosity as a tremendous victory, make no mistake: urgently-needed COVID-19 relief was tied to a $1.4 trillion wasteful end-of-year spending bill and countless pet […]

Sen. Cruz Calls on Trump Administration to Submit Obama-Biden Iran Nuclear Deal & Paris Climate Agreement to Senate as Formal Treaties

Senator Ted Cruz

‘Only by properly submitting these disastrous deals as treaties will the Senate be able to satisfy its constitutional role to provide advice and consent in the event any future administration attempts to revive them’ U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, this week called on the Trump administration to submit both the Iran Nuclear Deal and Paris Climate Agreement to the Senate as formal treaties. In a letter to President Trump and Secretary […]

Sens. Cruz, Cornyn Applaud Senate’s Passage of Bill Honoring Pearland Mayor Tom Reid

Senator Ted Cruz

Pearland post office to be renamed after the city’s long-serving mayor U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) today issued the following statements after the Senate passed their bill to rename a post office in Pearland, Texas, after Mayor Tom Reid, the city’s long-serving mayor: “I am proud that my colleagues and I in the Senate passed this bill to honor such a dedicated public servant, exceptional Texan, and American patriot,” Sen. Cruz […]

Sen. Cruz Discusses Overwhelming Bipartisan Support for Stopping Putin’s Pipeline, Predicts Rush to Withdraw Investments from Nord Stream 2 Project

Senator Ted Cruz

‘Going to be a rush to see who gets their money out first because this project, I believe, will never deliver gas’ U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, this week participated in a panel discussion with the Atlantic Council about Russia’s construction of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline and his efforts to halt the project in its tracks. Highlights from Sen. Cruz’s discussion may be viewed below. WATCH: Sen. Cruz Speaks With the Atlantic Council on How To Stop Russia’s Nord Stream […]

Sen. Cruz Leads Bipartisan Letter Urging U.S. Air Force Secretary to Designate San Antonio as U.S. Space Command Headquarters

Senator Ted Cruz

‘There is no state in the union that can compare with the tenacity of Texas legislators and our broad, bipartisan, and bicameral delegation as we fight to support the men and women of the military’ U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on Aviation and Space, along with 31 of his colleagues, this week urged U.S. Air Force Secretary Barbara M. Barrett to designate Port San Antonio and Joint Base San Antonio (JBSA) in San Antonio, […]

Sen. Cruz Issues Statement on Resignation of Attorney General Bill Barr

Senator Ted Cruz

‘Bill has not been a Republican Attorney General or a Democrat Attorney General; he’s been an Attorney General dedicated to following the law and defending the Constitution’ U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today issued the following statement on the resignation of Attorney General Bill Barr: “Bill Barr is a friend and patriot. Despite the vilification in the media, the political targeting, and attacks against his character, Bill stepped forward to lead the Department of Justice with […]

Sen. Cruz: Big Tech Believes There Is No Power That Can Constrain Them

Senator Ted Cruz

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, in a hearing this week slammed Big Tech’s brazen abuses of power and discussed the need for legislation to address Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, which provides companies such as Twitter, Facebook, Google, and YouTube with special protections from liability, after YouTube announced it will remove content that alleges widespread election fraud. Watch Sen. Cruz’s full remarks here. Excerpts below. WATCH: Sen. Cruz: Big Tech Believes There Is […]

Sen. Cruz Calls on DOJ, FBI to Provide Transparency to James Comey & Andrew McCabe’s Contradictory Testimony

Senator Ted Cruz

‘One of them is lying under oath—a federal crime. The American people deserve to know who.’ Following former Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director James Comey and former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe’s contradictory testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the committee, today sent a letter calling on the Department of Justice (DOJ) and FBI to provide “any and all emails, records, communications, and any other documents relevant to […]