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Congressman Ted Cruz from Texas

Profile for Senator Ted Cruz from Texas

Congressman Ted  Cruz
Republican
Texas
202-224-5922

Next Election: 2024

Missed 1 Votes

Absent for 14% of Votes

Votes with Party 100%

Seniority: 7

Latest Votes:

Jan 22 2020

Voted Yes On the Resolution on SRes483

A resolution to provide for related procedures concerning the articles of impeachment against Donald John Trump, President of the United States.

Jan 22 2020

Voted Yes On the Motion to Table on SRes483

To help ensure impartial justice by requiring the Chief Justice of the United States to rule on motions to subpoena witnesses and documents.

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Latest Announcements:

Jan 23 2020 - 11:40 AM

FACT CHECK // Mainstream Media Continues to Do Democrats' Heavy Lifting on Biden Corruption

Jan 23 2020 - 6:29 AM

FACT CHECK // Adam Schiff Admits Impeachment Is About the 2020 Election

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $35,409,077
Individual $29,234,222
PAC & SuperPac $1,281,824
Disbursements: $39,458,810
Individual Refunds $178,714
Committee Refunds $6,000
Debts owed $10,000
Cash on Hand $157,959

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Bills Sponsored:

Jan 9 2020

sres466

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

43 cosponsors

A resolution honoring the members of the Armed Forces and the intelligence community of the United States who carried out the mission that killed Qasem Soleimani, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. - Jan 9 2020

Dec 10 2019

s3003

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

9 cosponsors

A bill to provide requirements for the appropriate Federal banking agencies when requesting or ordering a depository institution to terminate a specific customer account, to provide for additional requirements related to subpoenas issued under the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. - Dec 10 2019

Nov 21 2019

s2930

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

4 cosponsors

A bill to exempt from the Lacey Act and the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 certain water transfers between any of the States of Texas, Arkansas, and Louisiana, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. - Nov 21 2019

Nov 14 2019

s2874

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

3 cosponsors

A bill to terminate certain waivers of sanctions with respect to Iran issued in connection with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. - Nov 14 2019

Nov 6 2019

s2800

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

3 cosponsors

A bill to authorize programs of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. - Nov 13 2019

Oct 30 2019

sres388

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

1 cosponsors

A resolution calling for the withdrawal of the United States from the Open Skies Treaty, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S6305) - Oct 30 2019

Jul 18 2019

s2161

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

2 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for reciprocal marketing approval of certain drugs, biological products, and devices that are authorized to be lawfully marketed abroad, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. - Jul 18 2019

Jun 18 2019

s1886

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to restrict security assistance to Lebanon, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. - Jun 18 2019

Jun 11 2019

s1771

Senate Armed Services Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to establish the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Space, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services. - Jun 11 2019

Jun 3 2019

s1701

Senate Judiciary Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to address foreign threats to higher education in the United States.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. - Jun 3 2019

May 22 2019

s1586

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

2 cosponsors

A bill to abolish the Federal Insurance Office of the Department of the Treasury, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. - May 22 2019

May 6 2019

s1335

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

6 cosponsors

A bill to eliminate the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. - May 6 2019

May 2 2019

sres189

Senate Judiciary Committee

43 cosponsors

A resolution condemning all forms of antisemitism.

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR S2622-2623) - May 2 2019

May 2 2019

sres188

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

19 cosponsors

A resolution encouraging a swift transfer of power by the military to a civilian-led political authority in the Republic of the Sudan, and for other purposes.

The committee amendment to the preamble withdrawn by Unanimous Consent. - Jul 9 2019

Apr 9 2019

s1092

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to impose sanctions with respect to the theft of United States intellectual property by Chinese persons, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. - Apr 9 2019

Mar 27 2019

s918

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to prohibit the President or a Federal agency from constructing, operating, or offering wholesale or retail services on broadband networks without authorization from Congress, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. - Mar 27 2019

Mar 27 2019

s919

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

3 cosponsors

A bill to reduce regulatory burdens and streamline processes related to commercial space activities, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. - Mar 27 2019

Feb 28 2019

s634

Senate Finance Committee

5 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish tax credits to encourage individual and corporate taxpayers to contribute to scholarships for students through eligible scholarship-granting organizations and eligible workforce training organizations, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - Feb 28 2019

Feb 26 2019

s567

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

4 cosponsors

A bill clarifying that it is United States policy to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. - Feb 26 2019

Feb 14 2019

s533

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

2 cosponsors

A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to consider certain transactions related to precious metals for purposes of identifying jurisdictions of primary money laundering concern, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. - Feb 14 2019