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Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas

Senator (2nd term)



Political Highlights: sought Republican nomination for president, 2016
Born: December 22, 1970; Calgary, Canada
Residence: Houston
Religion: Baptist
Family: Wife, Heidi Cruz; two children
Education: Princeton U., A.B. 1992; Harvard U., J.D. 1995
Elected: 2012
Committee Assignments: Commerce, Science & Transportation (Aviation Safety, Operations & Innovation - Ranking Member; Communications, Media, & Broadband; Oceans, Fisheries, Climate Change & Manufacturing; Space & Science); Foreign Relations (East Asia; Near East, South Asia, Central Asia, and Counterterrorism; State Department and USAID Management; Western Hemisphere); Judiciary (Constitution - Ranking Member; Criminal Justice & Counterterrorism; Federal Courts, Oversight, Agency Action, & Federal Rights; Immigration, Citizenship, & Border Safety); Rules & Administration; Joint Economic
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House Seniority: 41st ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 2,807,201 followers

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