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Ted Cruz Against a Free and Open Internet: 'Net Neutrality Like Obamacare for the Internet!'

Ted Cruz Against a Free and Open Internet: 'Net Neutrality Like Obamacare for the Internet!'
Republican 2016 presidential frontrunner Ted Cruz has come out against Net Neutrality, comparing it to Obamacare. With a Republican controlled Congress, what could they do to back major corporations like AT&T and Verizon and stop the FCC from preserving net neutrality?
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Matt Binder
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VIDEO: Ted Cruz on CNN Laying Down Warmongering, Ridiculous Plans for Attacking Syria, ISIS

VIDEO: Ted Cruz on CNN Laying Down Warmongering, Ridiculous Plans for Attacking Syria, ISIS
Ted Cruz went on CNN to talk about how he would deal with ISIS. Thank Allah this man is not our president. Let's hope he never is.
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Rallying Against Abortion, Christianity Doubles Down at Conservative Conference

Rallying Against Abortion, Christianity Doubles Down at Conservative Conference
“Am I the only guy who’s ending sentences with ‘amen’ this weekend?” Ralph Reed, conservative political operative and born-again Christian, asked during his speech at the Western Conservative Summit in Denver this weekend. If the enthusiastic round of cheers and applause offered by the audience in response is any indication, then no, he’s not alone. The culture wars of the 90s and early 2000s have died down considerably as American society becomes increasingly secularized, but religion's role in the conservative right still looms large.
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Ted Cruz: Jesus Hates Health Care, aka Some Stuff About Religious Liberty at Risk

Ted Cruz: Jesus Hates Health Care, aka Some Stuff About Religious Liberty at Risk
Possible Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz said Wednesday that religious Americans have a duty to take a stand against policies, such as President Barack Obama's health care law, that could threaten their liberties. The Texas Republican and tea party favorite used his appearance here at the Virginia school founded by the late Rev. Jerry Falwell to test a message to young evangelicals, a critical voting bloc for any Republican with White House ambitions.
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Alan Suderman and Philip Elliott
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Ted Cruz Cites Completely Discredited Cases to Prove Obama's 'Hostility to Religious Liberty'

Ted Cruz Cites Completely Discredited Cases to Prove Obama's 'Hostility to Religious Liberty'
While speaking with right-wing Iowa talk show host Steve Deace, Sen. Ted Cruz listed a litany of “tragic” incidents which he said are proof that “we have never seen an administration more hostile to religious liberty than the Obama administration.”
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Ted Cruz’s Dad: Being Gay 'Is a Choice, It’s Not a Civil Right'

Ted Cruz’s Dad: Being Gay 'Is a Choice, It’s Not a Civil Right'
Ted Cruz’s dad and top political surrogate Rafael Cruz recently addressed the National Religious Broadcasters convention, where he took part in a February 25 panel discussion with Religious Right activists Jay Sekulow, Todd Starnes and Craig and Janet Parshall.
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How the Shutdown Showdown Prepared Dems for Upcoming Battles Over Safety Nets

How the Shutdown Showdown Prepared Dems for Upcoming Battles Over Safety Nets
The Ted Cruz Republicans made a horrible mess of everything, and the country and the economy are far worse for the experience, but there is one clear victor out of all this — the Democrats. With upcoming battles over Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid on the horizon, Dems need to remember the lessons learned in the shutdown debacle.
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Mike Lux
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Number of TX Republicans Who Voted to Reopen the Government? Zero.

Number of TX Republicans Who Voted to Reopen the Government? Zero.
A bipartisan bill to fund and reopen the government passed both the Senate and House of Representatives. Though many from the right side of the aisle joined Democrats in stopping this kamikaze mission, nary a single Texas Republican voted for it.
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Sarah Palin, Ted Cruz Exploit Veterans at Tea Party Protest

Sarah Palin, Ted Cruz Exploit Veterans at Tea Party Protest
What was supposed to be an apolitical protest event for veterans was co-opted by Sarah Palin, Ted Cruz and other Tea Party leaders so they could bash President Obama in DC. "The Million Vet March on the Memorials" was actually numbered in the hundreds and then drowned out in gallons of opportunistic crazy tea.
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Six Delusional GOP Shutdown Talking Points

Six Delusional GOP Shutdown Talking Points
Now that the House GOP leadership has listened to its far-right Tea Party wing and shut down the government in a failed attempt to block the rollout of the Affordable Care Act, Republicans in Congress are trying to present themselves as American heroes.
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