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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks during the 2013 NRA Annual Meeting and Exhibits at the George R. Brown Convention Center on May 3, 2013 in Houston, Texas.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks during the 2013 NRA Annual Meeting and Exhibits at the George R. Brown Convention Center on May 3, 2013 in Houston, Texas.

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Texas Senator Ted Cruz will announce that he's running for the Republican presidential nomination, according to the Houston Chronicle.

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Texas Senator Ted Cruz will announce that he's running for the Republican presidential nomination, according to the Houston Chronicle.