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New York Post
Trump could replace Jeff Sessions with Ted CruzPresident Trump is considering replacing Attorney General Jess Sessions with Te
New York Post / Posted an hour ago
President Trump is considering replacing Attorney General Jess Sessions with Texas senator and loyal Trump supporter Ted Cruz, a report said. Two people being considered for the job are Cruz and former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani, the paper... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
A group of US senators and congressmen introduce bills to rename checkpointcheckpoint in honor of fallen Agent Javier Vega Jr. WASHINGTON, D.C. (KTAB/KRB
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 hours ago
checkpoint in honor of fallen Agent Javier Vega Jr. WASHINGTON, D.C. (KTAB/KRBC) - United States Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz, as well as United States Congressmen John Carter, Michael McCaul and Filemon Vela have introduced bills to rename a... Read more
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NBC News
Fact checking Trump's remarks on health careis made harder by the fact there is no final bill. But it’s expected that any r
NBC News / Posted 4 hours ago
is made harder by the fact there is no final bill. But it’s expected that any replacement will include a proposal by Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, that would allow insurers to sell less-regulated plans that could charge people with pre-existing... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Live now: President Trump gives a statement on health carelooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important “Cruz amendment,” from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won’t get the nod, hasn’t even gone through the... Read more
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CNBC
The GOP health-bill team is failing. Time for new playersto support all the versions of the bill McConnell has been pumping out since th
CNBC / Posted 7 hours ago
to support all the versions of the bill McConnell has been pumping out since the spring. Another conservative, Senator Ted Cruz, was also not going along until McConnell recently agreed to add Cruz's amendment to allow consumers to buy... Read more
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Salon.com
Conservatives were angry when they thought Obama was going after political opponentsof Justice found that no laws had been violated. In a 2015 speech calling for
Salon.com / Posted 10 hours ago
of Justice found that no laws had been violated. In a 2015 speech calling for the abolishment of the IRS, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz argued the agency should be completely dismantled because it had been fundamentally compromised. “The last two... Read more
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The Washington Times
Ted Cruz threat: James Headley slated to appear in court for threatening to kill senatorscheduled to appear in court Wednesday after being arrested for threatening to
The Washington Times / Posted 10 hours ago
scheduled to appear in court Wednesday after being arrested for threatening to kill a federal official identified as Sen. Ted Cruz. James Amos Headley, 59, was arrested after admitting to FBI agents that he left a threatening phone message for... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Health Check / As GOP struggles to repeal and replace, resistance in Connecticut continuesoptions put forward by Republicans so far, Doolittle explained how the latest v
Darien News-Review / Posted 11 hours ago
options put forward by Republicans so far, Doolittle explained how the latest version’s amendment from Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, would lead to insurance plans with lower premiums but “flimsy” coverage. “I call it fake insurance,” he... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Health Check / As GOP struggles to repeal and replace, resistance in Connecticut continuesoptions put forward by Republicans so far, Doolittle explained how the latest v
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 11 hours ago
options put forward by Republicans so far, Doolittle explained how the latest version’s amendment from Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, would lead to insurance plans with lower premiums but “flimsy” coverage. “I call it fake insurance,” he... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Health Check / As GOP struggles to repeal and replace, resistance in Connecticut continuesoptions put forward by Republicans so far, Doolittle explained how the latest v
The New Canaan News / Posted 11 hours ago
options put forward by Republicans so far, Doolittle explained how the latest version’s amendment from Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, would lead to insurance plans with lower premiums but “flimsy” coverage. “I call it fake insurance,” he... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Health care state of play: Senators plan to vote this weeklooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important "Cruz amendment," from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won't get the nod, hasn't even gone through the... Read more
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News 8000
Health care state of play: Senators plan to vote this weeklooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
News 8000 / Posted 14 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important "Cruz amendment," from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won't get the nod, hasn't even gone through the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Health care state of play: Senators plan to vote this weeklooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
KTXS Abilene / Posted 14 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important "Cruz amendment," from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won't get the nod, hasn't even gone through the... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Health care state of play: Senators plan to vote this weeklooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 14 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important "Cruz amendment," from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won't get the nod, hasn't even gone through the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Health care state of play: Senators plan to vote this weeklooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important "Cruz amendment," from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won't get the nod, hasn't even gone through the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Health care state of play: Senators plan to vote this weeklooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important "Cruz amendment," from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won't get the nod, hasn't even gone through the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Health care state of play: Senators plan to vote this weeklooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 14 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important "Cruz amendment," from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won't get the nod, hasn't even gone through the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Health care state of play: Senators plan to vote this weeklooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 14 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important "Cruz amendment," from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won't get the nod, hasn't even gone through the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Health care state of play: Senators plan to vote this weeklooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important "Cruz amendment," from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won't get the nod, hasn't even gone through the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Health care state of play: Senators plan to vote this weeklooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important "Cruz amendment," from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won't get the nod, hasn't even gone through the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Health care state of play: Senators plan to vote this weeklooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 14 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important "Cruz amendment," from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won't get the nod, hasn't even gone through the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Health care state of play: Senators plan to vote this weeklooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 14 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important "Cruz amendment," from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won't get the nod, hasn't even gone through the... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Durbin: Time for the GOP to admit it needs help fixing health careand prescription drug coverage and once again make coverage for mental illness
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 14 hours ago
and prescription drug coverage and once again make coverage for mental illness an expensive option. Senator Ted Cruz, in the name of "freedom for consumers," has a proposal that would create junk insurance plans—the insurance... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Health care state of play: Senators plan to vote this weeklooked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-imp
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 14 hours ago
looked at by the Parliamentarian that may also not pass muster. And the all-important "Cruz amendment," from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, which Democrats (and quietly some Republicans) are confident won't get the nod, hasn't even gone through the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
GOP in control of gov't – but losing control of their partywith the way leadership has navigated the talks. As he stepped into a Senate o
Northwest Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
with the way leadership has navigated the talks. As he stepped into a Senate office building elevator the same day, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, would not respond to reporter questions about how good a job McConnell has done managing the health care... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obamacare can be fixed by GOP(which mostly penalizes families with incomes below $50,000 a year). This appr
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
(which mostly penalizes families with incomes below $50,000 a year). This approach to health care reform (similar to the Ted Cruz amendment) means tens of millions of families would be liberated from Obamacare overnight and could opt for high... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Republicans are in full control of government — but losing control of their partywith the way leadership has navigated the talks. As he stepped into a Senate o
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
with the way leadership has navigated the talks. As he stepped into a Senate office building elevator the same day, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, would not respond to reporter questions about how good a job McConnell has done managing the health-care... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Republicans are in full control of government — but losing control of their partywith the way leadership has navigated the talks. As he stepped into a Senate o
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
with the way leadership has navigated the talks. As he stepped into a Senate office building elevator the same day, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, would not respond to reporter questions about how good a job McConnell has done managing the health-care... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Republicans are in full control of government — but losing control of their partywith the way leadership has navigated the talks. As he stepped into a Senate o
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
with the way leadership has navigated the talks. As he stepped into a Senate office building elevator the same day, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, would not respond to reporter questions about how good a job McConnell has done managing the health-care... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Republicans are in full control of government — but losing control of their partywith the way leadership has navigated the talks. As he stepped into a Senate o
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
with the way leadership has navigated the talks. As he stepped into a Senate office building elevator the same day, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, would not respond to reporter questions about how good a job McConnell has done managing the health-care... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Revised GOP health bill would leave 22 million uninsured by 2026, CBO saysimportant change McConnell made in the legislation in an attempt to gain votes
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
important change McConnell made in the legislation in an attempt to gain votes from conservatives. Language added by Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, would let insurers sell low-premiums policies with minimal coverage, an option he and his supporters say... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Democrats face two problems, its national chairman explainscompetitive in Texas. I’m out here now. We’re organizing. We have a great candi
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
competitive in Texas. I’m out here now. We’re organizing. We have a great candidate for Senate. He outraised [U.S. Sen.] Ted Cruz as I understand it. Congressman [Beto] O’Rourke [is] going to places that Democrats need to go to. He’s going to... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Meaning of the G.O.P.’s Health-Care Fiascobill to the floor. For that, they were called traitors to their party, and thre
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
bill to the floor. For that, they were called traitors to their party, and threatened with primary challengers. Meanwhile, Ted Cruz slipped in an amendment that made the bill even worse, by opening a door to “junk” insurance plans and exorbitant... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Steve Chapman: Mike Pence's opportunitythat Trump will nuke North Korea. Trump may soon wish he had chosen for his ru
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
that Trump will nuke North Korea. Trump may soon wish he had chosen for his running mate someone like Chris Christie or Ted Cruz. If he continues to self-destruct and the investigations produce more damaging revelations, members of Congress in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Obamacare Exchanges In LimboAmerica’s Health Insurance Plans and the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association par
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
America’s Health Insurance Plans and the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association particularly objected to an amendment by Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) that would have allowed insurers to sell bare-bones health plans to people who wanted cheaper premiums.... Read more
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FOX News
As Senate struggles to get 50 votes, is 40 the new 60?senators argue they’ll pass something if they can at least kick off the debate.
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
senators argue they’ll pass something if they can at least kick off the debate. “I believe we will get there,” said Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas. “I believe we will get to yes. I think we have to get to yes. A failure on this would be catastrophic and... Read more
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Breitbart
Pro-Life Leaders Meet with Pence to Urge Planned Parenthood Defundingfor the reconciliation procedure, and, thus, would require 60 votes instead of
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
for the reconciliation procedure, and, thus, would require 60 votes instead of a simple 51-vote majority. However, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) has argued that, as the vice president, Pence should overrule the Senate parliamentarian’s decision to... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Budowsky: Dems need council of warIf Democrats take GOP seats in Arizona and Nevada and Democratic Rep. Beto O'Ro
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
If Democrats take GOP seats in Arizona and Nevada and Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke pulls off an upset victory against Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), there is a pathway for Democratic control of the Senate. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.)... Read more
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FOX News
As Senate struggles to get 50 votes; is 40 is the new 60?senators argue they’ll pass something if they can at least kick off the debate.
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
senators argue they’ll pass something if they can at least kick off the debate. “I believe we will get there,” said Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas. “I believe we will get to yes. I think we have to get to yes. A failure on this would be catastrophic and... Read more
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FOX News
Hutchison, Trump's pick for NATO envoy, seems headed for confirmationSenate Foreign Relations Committee, and appeared to have bipartisan support. H
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and appeared to have bipartisan support. Her backers included Sens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz, both R-Texas, and Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., who was Hillary Clinton’s running mate in the 2016 presidential... Read more
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Fortune
Even HHS’s Lopsided Analysis Can't Make the Cruz Amendment Make SenseRepublican health care repeal bills early next week—which is anticipated to inc
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
Republican health care repeal bills early next week—which is anticipated to include a devastating amendment offered by Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas)—it is critical that we are responsible and transparent when evaluating policy that will impact one sixth... Read more
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Raw Story
New study shows how Breitbart Media created the fact-adverse nation that elected Trumpcorruption.” The list is: Those attacks ceased by late spring, when the finali
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
corruption.” The list is: Those attacks ceased by late spring, when the finalists for the GOP nomination were Trump and Ted Cruz. By then, CJR reported that the most-shared news sources on the right were, in descending order, Breitbart, Fox... Read more
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FOX News
Hutchison, Trump's pick for NATO envoy, seems headed for confirmationSenate Foreign Relations Committee, and appeared to have bipartisan support. H
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and appeared to have bipartisan support. Her backers included Sens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz, both R-Texas, and Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., who was Hillary Clinton’s running mate in the 2016 presidential... Read more
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Breitbart
What’s in the Freedom Caucus Obamacare Repeal BillObamacare insurance regulations. According to the CBO, the BCRA would lower ave
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
Obamacare insurance regulations. According to the CBO, the BCRA would lower average premiums by roughly 25 percent. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Mike Lee (R-UT) pushed for a consumer choice amendment that would allow health insurers to offer plans... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Jonah Goldberg: Rand Paul a man for all seasons on health careyet: Every time health-care proceedings moved one step in Paul's direction, he
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
yet: Every time health-care proceedings moved one step in Paul's direction, he seemed to move one step back. Sen. Ted Cruz offered an amendment that would open up the market for more flexible and affordable plans, like Paul wanted. No... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Letters to the editor, July 22Burgess voted for the "Wrong Choice Act" (H.R. 10), which dismantles the watchd
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Burgess voted for the "Wrong Choice Act" (H.R. 10), which dismantles the watchdog. It is up to Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz to stop these attacks. H.R. 10 stops the CFPB from taking action against large banks and other companies like... Read more
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Salon.com
How Breitbart media’s disinformation created the paranoid, fact-averse nation that elected Trumpcorruption.” The list is: Those attacks ceased by late spring, when the finali
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
corruption.” The list is: Those attacks ceased by late spring, when the finalists for the GOP nomination were Trump and Ted Cruz. By then, CJR reported that the most-shared news sources on the right were, in descending order, Breitbart, Fox... Read more
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Boston Globe
Doctors group tells Senate to stop health law repeal effortto correct the core problem in the GOP approach, which is that it would cause m
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
to correct the core problem in the GOP approach, which is that it would cause millions to lose health coverage. Senator Ted Cruz, Republican of Texas, says he believes there is still a path to getting a health care bill passed, despite ‘‘a... Read more
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The Washington Times
Senate ref flags key parts of GOP health bill planto waive certain Obamacare regulations on insurers, remain under review. The p
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
to waive certain Obamacare regulations on insurers, remain under review. The parliamentarian did not vet a plan by Sen. Ted Cruz, Texas Republican, that would let insurers offer plans that do not comply with Obamacare’s coverage requirements so... Read more
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Al.com
Strange and other GOP Senate candidates downplay Trump, Sessions frictionBrooks as being a "Never Trumper" during the 2016 presidential primary in Alaba
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
Brooks as being a "Never Trumper" during the 2016 presidential primary in Alabama. Brooks was a supporter of Texas Senator Ted Cruz last year, but the congressman went on to back Trump during the general election. Brooks has called Strange's ads... Read more
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