Gop presidential candidate ted cruz is a lightning rod for controversy and a stickler for process story by you're right, and i'm proud of you, his dad tells him as it turned out rafael would say, 'i could leave cuba to come here - if you had to leave the united states, where would you go' [cruz tests. Whether the issue is marriage equality or critical protection from discrimination, texas senator ted cruz has consistently opposed equality for lgbt americans cruz on president obama: “the president of the united states has officially declared himself an enemy of traditional marriage” according to pbs: “cruz: for. Although trump made opposition to illegal immigration the cornerstone of his candidacy, cruz had the same hard-line approach to evicting people from the united states on climate change, taxation, obamacare, and every other issue, cruz positioned himself at the far right of the party of course, cruz's.
Article ii requires that a president must be either a us citizen at the time of the adoption of this constitution — that is, 1788 — or else a natural born citizen though old-fashioned, cruz was not around in 1788 so he needs to be — just like everyone else running for president today — a natural born.
Ted cruz too thank you mr chairman thank you for holding this very important hearing free speech matters part of the problem that is happening on campus is that the office for civil rights but also some support from the justice. Under the law in place when he was born, babies born to one citizen-parent who has lived in the united states for at least 10 years, including five after age 14, are citizens at birth nobody disputes that cruz's mother meets that standard ( president obama's mother doesn't, by the way—she was too young.
He is also just as much a candidate for us president as ted cruz, who was billed by many as the first and only candidate to file so far i'm doing something, says shepard, when asked about his campaign you know, people can complain about the government all they want, but you see very few people.
United states presidential election of 2016, american presidential election held on november 8, 2016, in which republican donald trump lost the popular vote 2016 republican us presidential nomination candidatescandidates for the 2016 republican us presidential nomination: (top row, left to right) ted cruz, ben.
Us election 2016 the field of candidates having a white house run in 2016 is a wide one, although it's narrowing by the weeks here is a rundown of who is, was and ted cruz texas senator and conservative firebrand gave up canadian dual citizenship in 2014 shot to fame in 2014 by speaking in senate for 21 hours. (credit: flickr) the most-recent controversy comes from gop presidential candidate donald trump, who said on sunday that rival ted cruz could face legal problems because cruz was born in canada to a father from cuba and a mother who was a united states citizen “from ted's standpoint and from the.