If cruz is smart, and he is, he wont just run against a progressive. At the time of his birth, ted cruzs parents had lived in calgary for three years and were working in the oil business as owners of a seismicdata processing firm for. Did ted cruzs father consort with lee harvey oswald. He is described by various media outlets, including the wall street journal, as an acting surrogate in his sons political campaigns. My son ran for president after god sent his wife a sign and other tales from rafael cruzs world of extreme christian fundamentalism. Rafael bienvenido cruz y diaz born march 22, 1939 is a cubanamerican protestant preacher, public speaker, and father of texas u. With the convention over, trump returns focus to cruzs dad. Trump just held one of his weirdest, cruzbashing, jfk. How ted cruzs father shaped his views on immigration npr. Cuban peers dispute ted cruzs fathers story of fighting for. Ted cruz rtexas quipped saturday night that he has shaken off his clash with president trump during the 2016 presidential primaries and the nickname trump gave him. Cruz has said that he is the son of two mathematicianscomputer programmers.
Cruzs victory in the republican primary was described by the washington post as the biggest upset of 2012. Lee constitution ronald reagan thomas jefferson ben benjamin franklin honest ax lawyer party republican conservative bill oreilly. Nov 10, 2015 cuban peers dispute ted cruzs fathers story of fighting for castro. Ted cruzs father pastor rafael cruz has stated that the average black is. Latest news from jacksonville, northeast florida and more. Ted, please dont go to washington and become one of them. This morning, trump, joined by running mate mike pence, hosted an event with supporters in ohio, where the presidential hopeful decided to. Jan 27, 2016 ted cruz isn t a natural born citizen according to the constitution, because sen. Ted cruzs dad is even more frightening than ted cruz.
Getting the story on ted cruzs fathers role in the cuban revolution. They ruined his dinner, but fascists may end up saving ted. At the same time he has stood with senator corey booker and sheila jackson. Much of the political world may be standing against sen. Sheeler noted that connecting jfks assassination to cruzs cuban father fits in with trumps winning strategy of stoking fear of and uncertainty. The cuban government hasnt commented about rafael cruz, but ted cruz also writes that his father had planned to join castro and help attack an. Mcclellan william sherman stonewall jackson robert e. At, you can see the view of every candidate on every issue. He will make his candidacy a direct response to the obnoxious left. Ted cruzs father an early fidel castro revolutionary. Ive shaken off my 2016 nickname, hard feelings from. Booker and cruz were spotted dining together at a capitol hill restaurant last week. Cuban peers dispute ted cruzs fathers story of fighting.
Ted cruz ap photo appatrick semansky ted cruz has a very real birther problem. Ted cruz lashed out at leaders in china who he said had attempted to. Senator ted cruz blames maxine waters, cory booker for. Click here for 18 full quotes on civil rights or background on civil rights. My son ran for president after god sent his wife a sign. Trump just handed it to supporters with the safety off.
Why ted cruzs father could become a campaign liability msnbc. On the first day as a generalelection candidate, donald trump shared his thoughts. Cruz, whose father is a cuban immigrant, had been repeatedly. We dont presume an african american political agenda. Cruz father suggests ted cruz anointed to bring the. Sep 23, 2015 ted cruz s dad is even more frightening than ted cruz.
Why ted cruzs father could become a campaign liability. The washington times politics, breaking news, us and. Cruz was criticizing democrats for arguing that president donald trump had only sought to investigate corruption in ukr. Ted cruz rtexas tells chuck that too many democratic leaders are actively encouraging the political divide. Donald trump, the presumptive republican party presidential nominee, refused to apologize for citing a thinly sourced national enquirer article alleging that ted cruz s father, rafael, worked. Ted cruz was not born in the united states, he is not eligible to run for president.
Senate, they were getting his dad thrown in at no extra cost. Joshua kushner, a venture capitalist and the brother of senior white house adviser jared kushner, made a lastminute donation to beto orourkes democratic senate campaign in texas. Ted cruz, rtexas greets his father rafael as his mother eleanor darragh applauds during a rally in des moines, iowa. The school records of rafael cruz from 1954, when he was about.
Ted cruz rtexas got into a heated interaction with a reporter after a pointed question that involved his two daughters. Donald trump and ted cruz clash at the fox business. Washington should take long overdue step of affirming israeli sovereignty over golan heights. Don t empower more lawsuits by demanding equal pay. With the convention over, trump returns focus to cruzs. Watch beto orourkes full concession speech youtube. Kennedys assassin shortly before he murdered the president, parroting a. Ted cruzs father pushes radical religious vision msnbc. Rafael edward cruz is an american politician and attorney serving as the junior united states. May 03, 2016 never one to shy away from discussing unsubstantiated tabloid fodder, donald trump told the fox news channel on tuesday morning that ted cruz s father, rafael cruz, was spotted with lee harvey. Cory booker on lack of diversity in race amid harris exit. Its all politics the texas senator says giving a path to citizenship to immigrants in the u.
The washington post wrote about the photo as did other media outlets, such as usa. In 1974, cruzs father left the family and moved to texas. Jun 20, 20 how ted cruz s father shaped his views on immigration. Donald trump and ted cruz continued their attacks against each other as indiana went to the polls. Ted cruzs father an early fidel castro revolutionary, memoir.
Nov 12, 2015 getting the story on ted cruzs fathers role in the cuban revolution. Jared kushners brother made lastminute donation to beto o. Trump roasts clinton at al smith charity dinner duration. Trump just held one of his weirdest, cruzbashing, jfk conspiracy theorizing rallies ever white fear can be a weapon.
In the case of the story i wrote about rafael cruz, senator ted cruzs father. Oct 2015 supreme court gay rights ruling undermines the constitution. Its hard to see the humor ted cruz was referring to in his fathers suggestion that the president is not really american a particularly ironic. Trump, cruz assail each other in indiana the boston globe. Jared kushners brother made lastminute donation to beto. Ted cruz questions eric holder on the investigation into irs targeting of. Ted cruz said in an interview that his father is a powerful voice for freedom and that his message should resonate deeply even among nonchristians. Jul 2015 adopt economic affirmative action instead of racebased. They ruined his dinner, but fascists may end up saving ted cruz.
Ted cruz isnt a natural born citizen according to the constitution, because sen. Could rafael cruzs history of incendiary comments become a campaign issue. The school records of rafael cruz from 1954, when he was about 15 years old. Trump accuses cruzs father of helping jfks assassin. The first is that his involvement is theoretically possible.
In 1974, cruz s father left the family and moved to texas. Ted cruz jokes trumps washington is like game of thrones. Oct 25, 20 much of the political world may be standing against sen. Ted cruz engaged in a backandforth with a reporter while arguing that president trump was justified in asking leaders in ukraine to launch investigations into former vice president joe. Senator ted cruz blames maxine waters, cory booker for political divide. Oct 31, 20 in april, rafael cruz, the father of sen. Cruz delivered a jesting speech in washington, saying the next two years in. Most texans probably didnt realize that when they elected ted cruz to the u. Ted cruz and kirsten gillibrand kick off the combat covid. According to cruz, as a teenager, he didnt know castro was a communist. Washington was one of the foremost africanamerican leaders who served as an advisor to several u.
The washington times delivers breaking news and commentary on the issues that affect the future of our nation. Please include your full name and address to receive a written response. Oct 16, 20 cruz father suggests ted cruz anointed to bring the spoils of war to the priests 7 comments 7 topical, 0 hidden wrong year 5. A disreputable web site posited a link between ted cruz s father and lee harvey oswald based on negligible evidence. Senator ted cruz s father rafael cruz on the constitution and. Ted cruz, but hes got at least one staunch supporter in his camp. Please use the following form to contact me with your comments and concerns. Ted cruz attacks donald trump for linking father to oswald. If ted cruzs father is going to be a campaign surrogate, is he. Getting the story on ted cruzs fathers role in the cuban. The law is not settled but the history is the founders did restrict the presidency to naturalborn citizens. Cruzs father had started an oil and gas exploration business, then moved with his wife to calgary, where ted was born. Jul 22, 2016 trump just held one of his weirdest, cruzbashing, jfk conspiracy theorizing rallies ever white fear can be a weapon.
Jun 27, 2015 the cuban government hasnt commented about rafael cruz, but ted cruz also writes that his father had planned to join castro and help attack an army barracks in santiago in 1956. Was ted cruz s father linked to the jfk assassination. Donald trump on tuesday alleged that ted cruzs father was with john f. Ted cruz trashes chinese government for doing everything they could to hide spread of coronavirus republican sen. The latter is often repeated by senator ted cruz when telling his fathers story. The exchange happened during a media briefing about the impeachment trial in the senate on monday. Ted cruzs father gives him edge among conservative. At the time of his birth, ted cruz s parents had lived in calgary for three years and were working in the oil business as owners of a seismicdata processing firm for oil drilling. Rulebreaking isnt popular and neither are bullying mobs.1231 733 208 1385 1110 1443 500 333 1053 394 731 1239 1385 1480 48 1464 259 590 1510 1406 1308 854 1142 509 904 1360 1348 499 1255 1221 1120 458 117 670 7 565 538 265 1158 532 973 900 181 975 377 1352