Cruz advocates for privacy, but he’s collecting a lot of data

Protecting the privacy of law-abiding citizens from the government is a pillar of Ted Cruz’s Republican presidential candidacy, but his campaign is testing the limits of siphoning personal data from supporters. His “Cruz Crew” mobile app is designed to gather detailed information from its users’ phones — tracking their physical movements and mining the names and contact information for friends […]

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Cruz presidential bid aided by billionaire donors

Four of America’s wealthiest businessmen laid the foundation for Ted Cruz’s now-surging Republican presidential campaign and have redefined the role of political donors. With just over a week until voters get their first say, the 45-year-old Texas senator known as a conservative warrior has been ascendant. The $36 million committed last year by these donor families is now going toward […]

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Rand Paul: Cruz Is Definitely Qualified To Be Canada’s Prime Minister

Republican presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) said Wednesday that GOP rival Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) was qualified to be the prime minister of Canada, but dodged answering directly whether he thought Cruz was qualified for the United States presidency. GOP hopeful Donald Trump on Tuesday revived his suggestion that the circumstances of Cruz’s birth could cause him trouble in […]

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Why Ted Cruz Is Surging in the Polls

For months, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas has been aggressively wooing Iowa voters while positioning himself to pick up some of Donald Trump’s support if the billionaire businessman began to falter. The brash Texas Republican has practically camped out in Iowa recently, crisscrossing all 99 of the state’s counties while building a campaign infrastructure there, according to The New York […]

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