Offensive Cartoon Depicting Ted Cruz’s Children as Monkeys Drawn by Planned Parenthood Award Winner
Conservatives are up in arms today by a controversial cartoon the Washington Post carried on Tuesday night that depicts pro-life Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz’s children as monkeys. The Washington Post retracted the editorial cartoon after Cruz scolded the newspaper and a massive conservative backlash online. Ref. Source 9a
Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas does not plan to authorize a special force to deport undocumented immigrants, he told CNN's Jake Tapper, setting up a policy contrast with Donald Trump.
Cruz said in an interview that aired Sunday on "State of the Union" that the U.S. Should catch those who came here illegally under normal law enforcement practices, not through roundups of the estimated 11 million undocumented people living in the U.S.
"No, I don't intend to send jackboots to knock on your door and every door in America. That's not how we enforce the law for any crime," Cruz told Tapper.
Trump has promised to authorize a "Deportation force" to remove undocumented immigrants, pledging to do it "Humanely." Ref. CNN
Quarter of Republicans think Cruz's birthplace disqualifies him for president: poll:
A quarter of Republicans think White House hopeful Ted Cruz is disqualified to serve as U.S. President because he was born in Canada to an American mother, a new Reuters/Ipsos poll found. Ref. Source 5o.
BOMBSHELL: Ted Cruz Makes Plan To DROP OUT OF THE RACE!:
The insider is Roger Stone. He once worked for Donald Trump, and passed along his report to a popular radio host that Cruz used a high-priced attorney to confidentially request that Rubio's team promise Cruz a Supreme Court appointment in exchange for Cruz exciting the race. Ref. Source 5y.
Ted Cruz calls Carly Fiorina a 'woman of deep principle' in announcing her as running mate
Ted Cruz officially announced this afternoon in Indiana that Carly Fiorina, a former rival in the GOP race, will join him on the Republican ticket should he overtake Donald Trump for the presidential nomination. Cruz called Fiorina "An extraordinary leader" and described her as "Brilliant and capable." Ref. USAToday.
Looks like Ted Cruz is out of the race with his loss in Indiana which means his rival, Donal Trump will win the GOP pack. The last hope for the GOP is no more.
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Ted Cruz refused to endorse Donald Trump while speaking at the Republican convention, a powerful rebuke that earned boos from the audience.
Trump then disrupted Cruz's moment by appearing in the arena at the end of the speech, drawing attention away from the senator from Texas. Ref. CNN.