Cornyn, Cruz Announce Application Process for Texas Judgeships

July 22, 2013

Contact:[email protected] / (202) 228-7561 Monday, July 22, 2013 WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Ted Cruz (R-TX) today announced that they are accepting applications for six judicial vacancies in Texas. The Senators have established a bipartisan panel of leading attorneys in Texas to help identify the most qualified candidates to fill these vacancies. … Read more


Sen. Cruz Presents Legislation to Ensure Federal Law Does Not Preempt States’ Abilities to Require ID for Voter Registration

July 19, 2013

Contact:[email protected] / (202) 228-7561 Friday, July 19, 201 WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) today presented legislation that will close a loophole in the federal “Motor Voter” law that preempts states from enforcing requirements to ensure those registered to vote are U.S. citizens. Cosponsors of his bill include Sens. David Vitter (LA), Mike Lee … Read more


Sen. Cruz Statement on Perez Confirmation Vote

July 18, 2013

Contact:[email protected] / (202) 228-7561 Thursday, July 18, 2013 WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) released the following statement regarding the Senate’s vote to confirm Thomas Perez as Secretary of Labor: I am disappointed in the Senate’s vote to confirm Thomas Perez as Secretary of Labor. Mr. Perez’s record indicates a lack of respect for … Read more


NEWSLETTER: The News with Sen. Cruz – July 16, 2013

July 16, 2013

Greetings, There is no greater privilege than the ability to wake up every day to fight for Texas and the U.S. Constitution. Just yesterday, I joined patriots from across the country who gathered at the U.S. Capitol to unite in support of securing the border, fixing our broken immigration system, and doing so in a … Read more


Sen. Cruz: Current Immigration Bill Doesn’t Fix the Problem

July 15, 2013

Contact:[email protected] / (202) 228-7561 Monday, July 15, 2013 WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) today spoke at the Black American Leadership Alliance’s D.C. March for Jobs to address concerns with the aspect of the Gang of Eight bill that would impose a penalty on U.S. employers for hiring U.S. citizens and U.S. permanent residents. … Read more


Sen. Cruz Statement on Napolitano Resignation

July 12, 2013

Contact:[email protected] / (202) 228-7561 Friday, July 12, 2013 WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) today made the following statement concerning DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano’s resignation: Secretary Napolitano’s resignation announcement coincides with Senator Reid’s brazen attempt to silence individual senators and give all power over executive nominations to the White House and the Senate majority … Read more


Sen. Cruz: Delaying only one aspect of this mess leaves Americans holding the tab

July 11, 2013

Contact:[email protected] / (202) 228-7561 Thursday, July 11, 2013 WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) is today introducing legislation to fully defund Obamacare. Co-sponsors of the bill include Sens. Lamar Alexander, (R-TN), Kelly Ayotte (R-NH), John Barrasso (R-WY), Roy Blunt (R-MO), John Boozman (R-AR), Richard Burr (R-NC), Saxby Chambliss (R-GA), John Cornyn (R-TX), Mike Enzi … Read more


Sen. Cruz: Any Effort to Pack D.C. Circuit Court Should be Decried

July 10, 2013

Contact: [email protected] / (202) 228-7561 Wednesday, July 10, 2013 WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) rebuked President Obama’s attempt to pack the D.C. Circuit Court in the Senate Judiciary Committee saying: “The President and senior Democrats on this Committee have made clear that they want to pick a fight on the D.C. Circuit. … Read more


Sen. Cruz Statement on Passage of House Bill 2

July 10, 2013

Contact:[email protected] / (202) 228-7561 Wednesday, July 10, 2013 WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) today released the following statement on the passage of Texas House Bill 2, banning abortions after 20 weeks in Texas: House Bill 2 is an important step that will strengthen protections of innocent, unborn life and improve the safety and … Read more


NEWSLETTER: The News with Sen. Cruz – July 9, 2013

July 9, 2013

Greetings, I hope you had a restful and reverent Independence Day with your friends and family. The Fourth of July is the quintessential American holiday and provides the perfect opportunity to reflect back on the revolutionary ideas of freedom and unlimited opportunity that inspired our Founding Fathers to break away from England and embark on … Read more