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Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX)

2nd term Republican from Texas.

Bio

Residence: Houston

Marital Status: Married (Heidi)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: US Senate, 2013-present

Education: AB Princeton Univ., 1992; JD Harvard Univ., 1995

Birthdate: 12/22/1970

Religion: Baptist

Percentage in Last Election: 56%

Major Opponent: Paul Sadler


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Ted Cruz.

Website: cruz.senate.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

404 Russell Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-5922
Fax: (202) 228-0755

Austin Office: (more district offices)

300 East 8th Street, Suite 961
Austin, Texas 78701
Phone: (512) 916-5834



Committee


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Steve Chartan
  • Scheduler: Mimi O'Grady
  • Scheduler: Vacant
  • Legis. Dir.: Sean McLean
  • Comm. Dir.: Catherine Frazier
  • Press Secy.: Maria Jeffrey
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Benjamin Wilson
  • Health LA: Joel Heimbach
  • Staff Asst.: Meredith Jones
  • Judiciary LA: Judd Stone
  • Budget LA: Ben Murray
  • Civil Rights LA: Benjamin Wilson
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Joel Heimbach
  • Science/Technology LA: Duncan Rankin

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Ted Cruz voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
R Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act 02/25/2019 Yea Voted For
R The No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act 01/17/2019 Yea Voted For
C Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 10/06/2018 Yea Voted For
R Denial of federal funds to abortion providers (Paul Amendment) 08/23/2018 Not Voting Not Scored
R Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week ban) 01/29/2018 Yea Voted For
A Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood 07/25/2017 Yea Voted For
C Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 04/07/2017 Yea Voted For
U Whether to allow filibusters on Supreme Court nominations 04/06/2017 Nay Voted For
P Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule 03/30/2017 Yea Voted For
R Collins Amendment to preserve federal funding of Planned Parenthood 12/03/2015 Nay Voted For
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Ted Cruz's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Ted Cruz a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
S.2420 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Ted Cruz
S.2311 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Ted Cruz
S.220 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Ted Cruz
S.260 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Sen. Ted Cruz
S.1530 - Medicare Choices Empowerment and Protection Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Ted Cruz
S.J.RES.13 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Ted Cruz
S.510 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Ted Cruz
S.J.RES.6 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Ted Cruz
S.J.RES.5 - ERA "back-from-the-dead" resolution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Ted Cruz
S.241 - Defund Planned Parenthood Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Ted Cruz
S.J.RES.4 - Nullification of District of Columbia assisted suicide law Support No Send Message to Sen. Ted Cruz
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.