Texas Runoffs Could Be End For DewhurstLt. Gov. David Dewhurst has been one of the most powerful figures in Texas. But he could be ousted on Tuesday by GOP voters who appear ready to steer even further right.
Tea Party Poised For Big Wins In Texas RunoffsFor all the talk of Texas growing more and more competitive for Democrats in 2016 and beyond, GOP voters are poised to make a harder turn right in Tuesday's runoff elections.
Sen. Cruz Raises $890,000 In Year's 1st QuarterThe tea party darling and possible presidential hopeful has now raised more than $5 million since taking office in January 2013. He has about $2 million in cash on-hand.
Rubio To Texans: Terrorists Training In Syria May Strike U.S.While giving a foreign policy speech sponsored by various groups at the University of Texas, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio warned Tuesday that terrorists training in ungoverned swaths of Syria could "soon" attack American interests around the world.
Texas Tea Party Flexes Political Muscle In State PrimaryAnalysts say despite persistent attacks against it, the Tea Party here in Texas flexed its political muscle in the state primary Tuesday.
Republican North Texas Congressional Race Gaining National AttentionRepublican Congressman Pete Sessions of Dallas is in a primary fight with local Tea Party leader Katrina Pierson that's made national headlines.
Cruz Won't Endorse Cornyn In GOP RaceThe sniping between establishment Republicans and tea partyers resumed Thursday as Texas Sen. Ted Cruz refused to endorse his state's senior senator in next week's Republican primary.
Poll: Sen. Cruz Top Republican Presidential Candidate Among Texas VotersA new poll shows that U.S. Senator Ted Cruz would beat out Governor Rick Perry, Congressman Paul Ryan and Senator Marco Rubio in a Republican Presidential Primary in Texas.
Sen. Cruz's Father Said President Should Go Back To Africa A speech given by Senator Ted Cruz’s father last fall is making headlines now.
Watch The Entire CBS 11 Excusive Sen. Ted Cruz InterviewCBS 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.
Ted Cruz Among Those Delaying Votes On Spending Bill Ted Cruz and Mike Lee are the odd men out in the Senate — to both Republicans and Democrats. The GOP's frustration with the tea party conservatives was on full display Thursday.
Sen. Cruz Ends Talkathon, Senate Heads Toward VoteTea party conservative Sen. Ted Cruz ended his all-night talkathon to dismantle President Barack Obama's health care law after 21 hours and 19 minutes.
Filibuster Star Davis Mum On Cruz Marathon SpeechState Sen. Wendy Davis has nothing to say about Ted Cruz's vow to talk until he drops on the U.S. Senate floor.
Texas Tea Party Stages Rally In AustinTea party activists are to rally at the Texas Capitol to urge Congress to withhold funding for the White House-backed health care law.
Tea Party Plans To Abandon GOP StarsAs many Tea Party stars seek re-election next year and Florida Sen. Rubio considers a 2016 presidential run, conservative activists are finding themselves at a crossroads.