U. S. Senator Ted Cruz

Sen. Cruz’s Service Academy Nominations Board Holds Annual Meeting

Senator Ted Cruz

‘I look forward to nominating the most qualified Texans to continue our great legacy of service to this nation’ U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) applauded the work of the Service Academy Nominations Board Friday, following their annual meeting to review applications and recommend the most qualified Texas candidates for nomination to our nation’s distinguished service academies. Sen. Cruz established the Board in 2013 to advise him on service academy nominations. Upon completion of the meeting, […]

Sen. Cruz Demands Investigation Into GoFundMe for Potential Illegal Practices

Senator Ted Cruz

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, sent a letter to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) demanding answers into whether GoFundMe violated federal law after removing the “Freedom Convoy 2022 Fundraiser” from its platform and announcing it would redirect donations to charities approved by GoFundMe if donors failed to request a refund within two weeks. In the letter, the Senator noted that GoFundMe had bent to public pressure […]

Sen. Cruz Leads Letter with 32 Colleagues To President Biden, Commits To Blocking Implementation of Any Iran Deal Not Submitted To Congress For Approval

Senator Ted Cruz

‘We are committed to using the full range of options and leverage available to United States Senators… implementation of any agreement will be severely if not terminally hampered’ U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, sent a letter to President Biden co-signed by 32 senators rebuking the administration’s negotiations for a new Iran nuclear deal. Co-signers of the letter are: Sens. Hagerty (R-TN), Cotton (R-AR), Grassley (R-IA), Marshall (R-KS), Tillis (R-NC), Rubio (R-FL), Scott (R-SC), Cassidy (R-LA), Braun (R-IN), Scott (R-FL), Lummis (R-WY), Wicker (R-MS), Ernst (R-IA), […]

Sen. Cruz Discusses Syria, Obamacare Repeal and Replace, and Supreme Court with Texas Radio Hosts

Senator Ted Cruz

On Wednesday, U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) joined radio show hosts across Texas local Texas Radio stations to discuss Syria, Healthcare, and the recent confirmation of Justice Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court. “This year we have the opportunity to do something historic,” Sen. Cruz said to Texas Weekend’s David Brown. “If we follow through this year with repealing Obamacare, major tax reform, major regulatory reform we could see millions of new high paying […]

Sen. Cruz: ‘When We Think Boldly and Creatively We Can Unleash the Free Enterprise System’

Delivers Remarks to the Federalist Society’s “Role of Economic Liberty in the United States” Luncheon WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today delivered remarks at a luncheon hosted by the Federalist Society to discuss the role of economic liberty in the U.S. and what can be done to remove government barriers that restrict Americans’ full participation in the economy. “What folks here understand is that jobs and economic growth, they come from the private […]