Archive for November, 2013

Cruz Statement on Potential U.S./Iran Deal to Lift Sanctions

November 8, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) expressed grave concerns today regarding reports that Secretary of State John Kerry may strike a deal to lift economic sanctions on Iran in exchange for an agreement for that country to temporarily halt its uranium enrichment program. “If the reports are correct, this is a terrible deal, and … Read more


Cruz Statement on ENDA

November 7, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) released the following statement today concerning the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA): “The decision whether or not to make sexual orientation a protected legal class is a choice best left to the states, and elected legislatures in all 50 states have reached different conclusions on that question. A one-size-fits-all … Read more


NEWSLETTER: The News with Sen. Cruz – November 7, 2013

November 7, 2013

Greetings, As you have likely seen, the implementation of Obamacare continues to be a disaster. Many Americans are losing their jobs or having difficulty finding work, are having their hours cut, and millions are having health care plans they like cancelled despite promises from the President. This has to stop. I am committed to doing … Read more


Sen. Cruz: President Obama is in unique position to focus international attention on detention of Pastor Abedini

November 7, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) sent a letter this week to President Obama urging him to renew his call for the release of Pastor Saeed Abedini, an American citizen who has been imprisoned for more than a year in Iran for peacefully practicing his Christian faith. “The President of the United States is … Read more


Cruz: President Obama Should Take His Broken Promises Tour Elsewhere

November 6, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) released the following statement regarding President Obama’s trip to Texas: “President Obama’s trip to Texas brings nothing with it but broken promises. He promised that Americans could keep their health care plans. We were told premiums would go down, that jobs would be created. And we now know … Read more


Cruz on Saeed Abedini’s Transfer to Prison in Karaj

November 5, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today released the following statement: “Yesterday we learned that Pastor Saeed Abedini, an American citizen, was transferred abruptly and without explanation from Iran’s Evin prison in Tehran to the even more brutal Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj. Pastor Saeed’s cruel imprisonment for peacefully practicing his Christian faith has … Read more