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May 13, 2016

Perry and Cruz slam Trump

Donald Trump is coming to the Republican Party of Convention. Let's look back at some choice words Ted Cruz and Rick Perry had for the nominee they are now so eager to embrace.
March 25, 2016

Ted Cruz No Better Than Donald Trump

As the Republican presidential primary field gets smaller, more and more Republicans are rallying behind Ted Cruz in an attempt to stop Donald Trump from securing the nomination. But far from being some reasonable alternative, Cruz really isn’t so...
March 24, 2016
Wile-e Coyote

Welcome to the Wile E. Coyote GOP

Ed. Note: This article was orginally published on the Quorum Report and is posted here with permission. The Republican establishment is simultaneously trying to steal the presidential nomination from Donald Trump while it attempts to deny a president’s...
February 26, 2016
Texas voters to speak loudly March 1

Texas Voters to Speak Loudly March 1

Illustration by M. Scott Byers In the circus center ring on the Democratic side, Hillary Clinton squeaked by in the Iowa caucuses. Bernie Sanders won New Hampshire. And in the Republican center ring, Ted Cruz won Iowa, Donald Trump won New Hampshire. The...
February 22, 2016
Thumbs Down Ted Cruz

No Texas Newspapers Endorse Cruz for President

Ed. Note: This blog post was updated on February 25, 2016 to include the Fort Wort Star-Telegram 's endorsement of Marco Rubio. Well this has got to be more than a little embarrassing. But after embarrassing the state for years, maybe it's also a little...
February 3, 2016
Ted Cruz' complaint about Obamacare falls flat

Ted Cruz's Complaint About Obamacare Falls Flat

As part of his crusade against the Affordable Care Act, Ted Cruz has been complaining that he lost his health insurance after enrolling in an ACA plan. But as it turns out, he never actually lost his coverage. It all started last March, when Cruz launched...