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The Senator from Texas is proud of antagonizing even Republican colleagues -- whatever they might call him. Ted Cruz has filibustered and even shut down the government to demonstrate his refusal to compromise what he calls conservative ideals. We hear about his record in Washington and how he got there.
Dana Milbank, Washington Post (@Milbank)
Robert George, Princeton University (@McCormickProf)
Bob Vander Plaats, Family Leader (@bobvanderplaats)
Wayne Slater, journalist and author (@WayneSlater)
This year’s presidential campaign is dramatic evidence of a sharp turn taken by the Republican Party 50 years ago. That’s according to E.J. Dionne, Senior Fellow in Governance Studies at the Brookings Institution and a senior columnist with the Washington Post.
E.J. Dionne Jr.