Ted Cruz

Sen. Cruz on FARC Developments: “President Biden has Shown Remarkable Commitment and Purpose in Dismantling Terrorism Sanctions Against Violent Groups that Threaten the National Security of the United States and Our Allies.”

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Calls for Congressional action to restore allies’ confidence and pressure on terrorist groups U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, member of SFRC, released the following statement after the State Department notified Congress it intends to change the status of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), which is listed as a Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO): “President Biden’s foreign policy long ago veered into inconsistency and incoherence, but he has shown remarkable commitment and purpose in dismantling terrorism sanctions against […]

Sens. Cruz, Braun Send Letter to Library of Congress Slamming Politically-Motivated Change in Labeling of Illegal Aliens

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U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Rules Committee, which has jurisdiction over the Library of Congress (LOC), and Mike Braun (R-Ind.), Ranking Member of the Legislative Branch Appropriations Subcommittee, this week sent a letter to the Honorable Carla Hayden, the Librarian of Congress, regarding the LOC’s report concluding that the Library should change subject headings to remove the terms “aliens” and “illegal aliens” and replace them with the terms “noncitizens” and “illegal […]

Sen. Cruz Questions Rogue Biden Nominee: ‘Apparently, You’re Calling on State Law Enforcement to Refuse to Cooperate’ With Federal Law

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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Commerce Committee,today questioned President Biden’s nominee to fill a vacancy on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Alvaro Bedoya. In his line of questioning, Sen. Cruz pressed Mr. Bedoya on his past comments and his radical views against enforcement of federal immigration law by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). He then questioned the nominee on his past comments supporting Critical Race Theory. Read excerpts of Sen. Cruz’s questioning below. WATCH: Sen. […]

Sen. Cruz on Biden’s Inflation Crisis: ‘With this Administration, the Cruelty is the Point’

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Joins ‘Sunday Morning Futures’ to discuss reckless Democrat spending, China, and a new radical Biden nominee U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) this week joined Fox News’ Maria Bartiromo on ‘Sunday Morning Futures’ to discuss the Biden administration’s inflation crisis caused by reckless Democrat spending, the administration’s capitulation to China, and a new radical Biden nominee, Saule Omarova. Read highlights of Sen. Cruz’s interview below. On congressional Democrats’ reckless spending and the Biden inflation crisis, Sen. Cruz […]

Sen. Cruz to America’s Veterans: ‘Your Sacrifices Have Made This Country Great, and We Owe You an Immeasurable Debt of Gratitude’

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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today issued the following video and statement in commemoration of Veterans Day: “This Veterans Day, we pause to honor the sacrifices made by millions of Americans in uniform on behalf of this great nation. We thank our veterans for risking their lives to defend our nation as a beacon for freedom for all. America’s veterans gave so completely, whether in combat operations and in far off war zones, or missing […]

Sen. Cruz Leads Colleagues in Letter Urging President Biden to Take Necessary Steps to Ease Energy Prices Before Winter

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‘There are several immediate and reasonable actions your Administration can take to increase natural gas supplies and ease prices – without sacrificing safety or environmental stewardship’ U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and 18 of his Senate colleagues this week sent a letter to President Biden describing the actions that the administration can take to ease energy prices and reduce energy shortages this winter. Solutions proposed by the senators include lifting the ban on oil and […]

Sen. Cruz, Rep. Stefanik Urge Sec. Mayorkas and Biden Administration to Enforce Federal Immigration Laws As Illegal Immigrant Caravan Approaches US Border

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‘If the Administration does not begin to appropriately respond to these caravans and the ongoing border crisis, these surges will surely continue’ U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.) today sent a letter to the Secretary of Homeland Security, Alejandro Mayorkas, voicing concerns about a caravan of over 3,000 illegal immigrants approaching the U.S. and urging the Biden administration to enforce federal immigration laws to address the border crisis on the Southwest […]

Sen. Cruz Introduces Bill to Block the Federal Government and Public Schools From Mandating COVID-19 Vaccines for Kids

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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, today introduced a bill to prohibit the federal government and any entity at the federal, state, and local level that receives federal funding, including school districts, from requiring COVID-19 vaccines for minors. Upon introduction, Sen. Cruz said: “Parents should have the right to decide what is best for their children in consultation with their family doctor. My view on the COVID-19 vaccine has remained […]

Sen. Cruz Issues Statement on the Passing of Jean Rounds

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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today issued the following statement on the passing of Jean Rounds, wife of Sen. Mike Rounds and former first lady of South Dakota: “Our hearts are heavy as we bid farewell to Jean Rounds, who fought a brave battle with sarcoma cancer with courage and grace. Heidi and I sent our heartfelt prayers and condolences to Mike and the entire Rounds family as they grieve the loss of a loving […]

Sens. Cruz, Young, Marshall Introduce Bill to Prevent Sanctions from Undermining Quad Unity Against China

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U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Todd Young (R-Ind.), and Roger Marshall (R-Kan.) this week introduced the “Circumspectly Reducing Unintended Consequences Impairing Alliances and Leadership Act of 2021” (CRUCIAL Act), which creates a 10-year exemption for member countries of the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue—Australia, Japan, and India—from U.S. sanctions passed in 2017 that would undermine unity against China. The CRUCIAL Act would prohibit the President from imposing sanctions in the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions […]