Ted Cruz Forces GOP Runoff for Texas Senate Seat

Several of us VC bloggers have endorsed and/or supported Ted Cruz in his Texas Senate campaign. The news tonight from Texas is that Ted forced a runoff with David Dewhurst in the GOP primary: With 95% of precincts

David Dewhurst and tea-party backed former Texas Solicitor General Ted Cruz are heading to a runoff in the state's Republican primary for US Senate.More >> HOUSTON (AP) – Former Texas Solicitor General Ted Cruz is celebrating what he's calling an

AUSTIN, Texas – Tea Party darling and former state solicitor general Ted Cruz forced Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst into a runoff primary election which will decide who represents the Republican Party in a closely watched Texas Senate race.

But the Lone Star State had other important outcomes—from Tea Party Senate survivor Ted Cruz to Obama avoiding embarrassment and anti-incumbent fever raging. Things are always bigger in Texas. The Lone Star State held its primary elections Tuesday,

By ALLYSIA FINLEY Former Texas solicitor general Ted Cruz has notched endorsements from a 'Who's Who' list of tea party leaders, including Sarah Palin and Jim DeMint, in his bid to replace retiring GOP Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison.

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