Ex Punk-Rocker O'Rourke Launches Longshot Bid Against CruzBeto O'Rourke, a 44-year-old Democrat from the remote West Texas city of El Paso, has advocated for legalizing marijuana and preaches tolerance on the U.S.-Mexico border in defiance of President Donald Trump's "Build that wall" mantra.
Democratic Rep. To Announce Challenge For Senator Cruz's SeatDemocratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke of Texas said Wednesday he is preparing for a campaign announcement in El Paso and insisted GOP Sen. Ted Cruz is beatable.
Sen. Cruz Pushes Bill To Revoke Citizenship Of Americans Who Join Islamic StateSenator Ted Cruz is renewing a push for Congress to pass legislation that would revoke the citizenship of any American who tries to join the Islamic State or other terrorist groups, according to a report in the Washington Examiner.
Texas Senator Ted Cruz Talks Taxes, Trade, Refugees In Fort WorthSen. Cruz says he's glad that Congress is poised to repeal and replace Obamacare, pass tax reform and eliminate many Obama-era regulations.
Black Lawmakers To Speak Out Against Sessions In HearingDonald Trump's pick for attorney general, Sen. Jeff Sessions, used strong words in the first day of his Senate confirmation hearings to deny any hints of a racist past.
Trump Leads; Clinton Gains In Latest Texas KTVT-CBS 11 / Dixie Strategies PollIn a state where it is generally accepted that a GOP nominee is almost guaranteed a win in a presidential election, real estate mogul and presidential nominee Donald Trump has "under-performed" in Texas according to Pollster Brian Graham of Dixie Strategies.
Senate Antagonist Cruz Makes Nice With Campaign FundraisersLongtime Senate troublemaker Ted Cruz is trying to make nice with some of his establishment colleagues, with peace offerings where it counts most: their campaign war chests.
Cruz Stands Firm, Defends Decision Not To Endorse TrumpTexas Senator Ted Cruz is defiant in his decision not to endorse Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. A CBS 11 News crew is in Cleveland and spent part of the morning with Texas delegates who are deeply divided.
Thunderous Boos For Ted Cruz After He Refuses Trump EndorsementTexas Senator Ted Cruz tried to link arms with Republicans at the party's national convention but was booed lustily by delegates when he ended his speech without offering Donald Trump his endorsement.
No Endorsement For Trump From CruzDelegates on the floor implored Cruz to back the nominee, chanting Trump's name, then erupting in a chorus of boos when he ignored their pleas.
Quiet Cruz Weighs Role In Trump Convention RevoltSen. Ted Cruz is refusing to condemn a rebellion against Donald Trump at the Republican National Convention as the fiery Texas conservative weighs his political future against the prospect of a national Republican embarrassment.
Cruz Shuns Trump, GOP Unity; Says 'Challenges' May Lie AheadTed Cruz used his first speech since dropping out of the presidential race not to endorse Donald Trump or call for Republican unity behind him.