U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) kisses his daughter Caroline Cruz before walking onstage to speak at Liberty University to announce his presidential candidacy on March 23, 2015. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Tea Party, Republicans, & Democrats React To Cruz’s White House Bid

Texas Senator Ted Cruz became the first candidate to declare he’s running for President in 2016. He reached out to a coalition of Tea Party and religious conservatives at Liberty University, the nation’s largest Christian university.

03/23/2015

GOP candidate for senate Ted Cruz accepting the 2012 republican nomination on July 31, 2012. (Courtesy: Ted Cruz for Senate)

Texas Senator Ted Cruz To Run For President

A senior campaign advisor tells me Texas Senator Ted Cruz will announce Monday he’s running for President in 2016.

CBS 11–03/22/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 12: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) waits for an elevator off the Senate floor at the US Capitol, on December 12, 2013 in Washington, DC. The Senate worked through the night debating President Obama's Circuit Court nominations. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Ted Cruz’s Moves On Spending Bill Roil Republicans

The Texas freshman infuriated several GOP colleagues with an attempt to force a vote on the President’s executive actions on immigration.

CBS 11–12/14/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 12: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) waits for an elevator off the Senate floor at the US Capitol, on December 12, 2013 in Washington, DC. The Senate worked through the night debating President Obama's Circuit Court nominations. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sen. Ted Cruz Among Speakers At National Anthem Commemoration

Ted Cruz, among conservative leaders marking US anthem from NC church

CBS 11–09/14/2014

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz  (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Texas Sen. Cruz Walks Out After Pro-Israel Comments Draw Boos

Sen. Ted Cruz said he walked out of a speech Wednesday night to a Christian organization after some audience members booed his comments in support of Israel and the Jewish people.

09/11/2014

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Senator Ted Cruz Leans Toward 2016 Presidential Run

Sen. Ted Cruz appears to be leaning toward a run for president in 2016.

08/30/2014

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Watch The Entire CBS 11 Excusive Sen. Ted Cruz Interview

CBS 11 News reporter Jack Fink sat down with U.S. Senator Ted Cruz on October 22, 2013. It was a lengthy interview that Cruz granted exclusively to CBS 11 News. Watch the entire interview as it was conducted.

CBSDFW.COM–10/23/2013

Syria

Dallas Protests Call For Action, Responsibility In Syria

Just two hours prior to President Obama’s speech on Syria, members of the Syrian American Council gathered in downtown Dallas to call for action.

08/31/2013

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks about immigration during a rally. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Sen. Cruz Reacts To Obama’s Decision On Syria Strike

President Obama said Saturday that he has decided the U.S. should take military action against the Syrian regime in retaliation for its use of chemical weapons.

08/31/2013

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks during a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Cruz To Renounce Canadian Citizenship

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz says he will renounce his Canadian citizenship.

08/19/2013