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Section A: General News

Editorial: Let’s not get stuck on Cruz control and lose focus




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Thomas Sowell
February 26, 2014 | 1282 views | 5 comments

Freshman Senator Ted Cruz says many things that need to be said and says them well. Moreover, some of these things are what many, if not most, Americans believe wholeheartedly. Yet we need to remember that the same was true of another freshman senator, just a relatively few years ago, who parlayed his ability to say things that resonated with the voters into two terms in the White House. Who would disagree that if you want your doctor, you should be able to keep your doctor? Who would disagree with the idea of a more transparent administration in Washington, or a president of the United States being a uniter instead of a divider? . . .

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Ken Mills  
Round Rock, TX  
March 5 at 9:22am
 
 
"notsonewsworthy"....even a baboon has an opinion on whether or not to scratch his a s s
 
 
NotSoNewsWorthy  
Floresville  
March 4 at 9:42pm
 
 
I never agree with him but he I right on Cruz...
 
 
Ken Mills  
Round Rock, TX  
March 4 at 1:18pm
 
 
Professor Sowell is a brilliant man and i generally agree with his assessments, but at this point, Ted Cruz is just about the only politician that I trust.
 
 
Fred Ohnesorge  
Floresville, TX  
February 28 at 1:17pm
 
 
whenever those in power, or those in the fifth estate, seem worried about a guy who seems to have the voice of the silent majority, or stands up to the ruling class, that ... Read More Read More
 
 
Ken Semlinger  
Poth, TX  
February 28 at 12:35pm
 
 
Don't disagree with you often Thomas but this is one of those times. You state that Cruz is undermining the election chance of the only party that has any chance of undoing ... Read More Read More
 

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