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Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas

Senator (1st 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: Armed Services (Airland; Emerging Threats & Capabilities; Strategic Forces); Commerce, Science & Transportation (Aviation Operations, Safety & Security; Communications, Technology, Innovation & the Internet; Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance & Data Security; Space, Science & Competitiveness - Chairman); Judiciary (Border Security and Immigration; Constitution - Chairman; Crime & Terrorism); Rules & Administration; Joint Economic
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District Rating: Favored Republican
House Seniority: 41st ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 1,152,432 followers

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Senate Race