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Ted Cruz’s Advice
to GOP Lawmakers

National Review Online, by Eliana Johnson

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 1/26/2013 11:05:55 PM

Texas senator Ted Cruz addressed the NRI Summit earlier today. Wearing a business suit and black cowboy boots, he had the podium removed from the stage so he could roam freely, and spoke without notes. In his remarks, Cruz offered guidance for his fellow GOP lawmakers. On his way out, I asked him to pass along some of that advice for National Review Online readers who couldn’t be here today, and about the role that the NRSC, of which he–along with Ohio senator Rob Portman– serves as vice chair, will play in the 2014 election. Cruz’s advice

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: wsdiego, 1/26/2013 11:44:07 PM     (No. 9141534)

Cruz could be a viable contender in 2016!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: on fire, 1/26/2013 11:54:11 PM     (No. 9141543)

This is a man with a gift for oratory. Dear God, please let him use it as a mighty weapon for us.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: pickle1, 1/26/2013 11:57:04 PM     (No. 9141548)

What aren´t they saying?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: LanieLou, 1/27/2013 1:35:52 AM     (No. 9141609)

How long before the RINO´s & progressive GOPers try to beat the altruism out of Cruz?
I pray he is strong enough to seek out the true patriots still in congress to band together and get their voices heard.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: HisHandmaiden, 1/27/2013 2:11:21 AM     (No. 9141635)

Sorry #1... keep him in the Senate...
And get at least 10 more like him in 2014...

A Woman needs to be on the GOP Ballot in 2016...

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Reply 6 - Posted by: flatwater, 1/27/2013 3:46:05 AM     (No. 9141689)

Ted Cruz is the ONLY reason I would consider contributing once again to the GOP. This man has everything our RINO representatives lack. Brains, a spine and a pair of testicles.

God bless Ted Cruz, and God bless Texas.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: mws50, 1/27/2013 6:36:40 AM     (No. 9141770)

So far, I really like our new US Senator.

We do need at least 5 more Senators with his abilities and perspective in our US Senate.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: mws50, 1/27/2013 6:37:47 AM     (No. 9141771)

My 0 is missing from my 50 in the above post...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: PoliticalJunky, 1/27/2013 6:42:21 AM     (No. 9141777)

The second some new guy takes our fancy we want to offer him the presidency. It was not long ago that it was Christie. For the love of Pete, wait a darned minute to see more clearly what we have here.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Kerryman, 1/27/2013 7:20:39 AM     (No. 9141819)

Our Tea Party did Yeoman´s work for Ted against Lt. Gov. Dewhurst. In the Primary, Ted won our County by 8 points. We were the largest of the very few Counties he won. The entire County Republican Establishment was against Ted as well. We also beat them in all but one of the contested local races.

As a result of our Primary success, Ted´s campaign asked us to organize a rally featuring Ted, Jim DeMint and Sarah Palin the Friday afternoon before the run-off on 36 hours notice. Over 2500 people attended in 95+ Degree Texas heat on a work day.

We chose Ted mainly because we believed that he was going to go up there to fight and not go along to get along which was our perception of Lt. Gov. Dewhurst. We sent Ted to join Senator´s DeMint, Lee, Paul and their allies and to give a headache to Senator McConnell. We hope that Senator Scott from South Carolina joins them. Ted is proving to be what we thought he would be.

On a side note, a Freshman Legislator from Texas made national news and the national talk shows by introducing a law that would authorize the arrest of any Federal Official that attempted to enforce any Executive Order contrary to the Second Amendment. That Legislator, Steve Toth, had stepped down from our Board to run against an entrenched incumbent in the Texas House Leadership. Though outspent over five to one, he won with 57% of the vote.

These are the people we need to find and elect and we are recruiting now for 2014. By the way, after the election was over in November, Lt. Governor Dewhurst who may be facing a Primary next year, invited our Leadership to lunch with him.

A few determined people can do a lot.

Semper Fi

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Reply 11 - Posted by: dudette4freedom, 1/27/2013 7:41:45 AM     (No. 9141839)

#10---you made my day! Thanks!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: miceal, 1/27/2013 7:49:15 AM     (No. 9141844)

Thank you and my God shower you and yours with blessings #10...

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Reply 13 - Posted by: suziannr, 1/27/2013 9:01:13 AM     (No. 9141967)

#10! Texas gettin´er done! Loved the Palin/DeMint/Cruz rally!

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Coy860, 1/27/2013 9:16:51 AM     (No. 9141996)

May I also add that Sen. Cruz also argued numerous cases before the US Supreme Court
and was endorsed by his friend Mark Levin.
Sen. Cruz KNOWS how to make a point.
McConnell´s easy days are over.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Kerryman, 1/27/2013 9:57:12 AM     (No. 9142066)

Thanks all.

We also are the ones who put on the Nationally Televised Gingrich/Cain Debate on Entitlements when the National Media was asking left leaning questions in the Republican Presidential Candidate Forums in the Fall of 2011.

We are a small group but punch above our weight. We are willing to give other groups of like mind that want advice, any help we can provide. We are the Texas Patriots PAC and you can reach us through our Website.

Semper Fi

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