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Congressman Ted Cruz from Texas

Profile for Senator Ted Cruz from Texas

Congressman Ted  Cruz
Republican
Next Election: 2024
Ted Cruz
Texas
202-224-5922

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Latest Announcements:

Oct 1 2021 - 10:42 AM

Sens. Cruz, Menendez, Colleagues Send Bipartisan Letter to Expand Sanctions on Nicaragua to Include Daniel Ortega

Sep 30 2021 - 10:45 AM

Sen. Cruz on Biden Judicial Nominee Rachael Rollins: 'Anyone Who Reads This Document Knows Exactly What Kind of Radical This Prosecutor is'

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Latest Votes:

Dec 22 2022

Voted No On the Motion on HR2617

A bill to amend section 1115 of title 31, United States Code, to amend the description of how performance goals are achieved, and for other purposes.

Dec 22 2022

Voted Yes On the Amendment on HR2617

To improve the Justice for the United States Victims of State Sponsored Terrorism Act.

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $13,659,655
Individual $12,064,513
PAC & SuperPac $236,850
Disbursements: $9,222,612
Individual Refunds $68,808
Committee Refunds $1,500
Debts Owed $10,000
Cash on Hand $4,595,002

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

s5085 - Nov 14 2022

A bill to prohibit the government of the District of Columbia from using Federal funds to allow individuals who are not citizens of the United States to vote in any election. and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4907 - Sep 21 2022

A bill to condition civil and military assistance to the Government of Colombia on certain recurring certifications from the Secretary of State.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4845 - Sep 14 2022

A bill to provide for safe schools and safe communities.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4856 - Sep 14 2022

A bill to require the denial of admission to the United States for individuals subject to sanctions pursuant to Executive Order 13876, and for other purposes.

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
5

s4818 - Sep 12 2022

A bill to prohibit the use of Federal and local funds to impose or enforce a COVID-19 vaccine mandate in District of Columbia schools, and to repeal the Coronavirus Immunization of School Students and Early Childhood Workers Regulation Amendment Act of 2021 enacted by the District of Columbia Council.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
7

s4780 - Aug 4 2022

A bill to amend the definition of marine highway transportation to include the carriage by a documented vessel of cargo that is bulk, liquid, or loose cargo loaded in tanks, holds, hoppers, or on deck.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4779 - Aug 4 2022

A bill to extend the use of, and set forth priorities for, the International Space Stations, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4781 - Aug 4 2022

A bill to require the designation of certain airports as ports of entry.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4726 - Aug 2 2022

A bill to alleviate pandemic learning loss.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
0

sres732 - Aug 1 2022

A resolution recognizing the United States Border Patrol for deploying to Del Rio, Texas, on September 19, 2021, to respond to the border crisis.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
0

sres732 - Aug 1 2022

A resolution recognizing the United States Border Patrol for deploying to Del Rio, Texas, on September 19, 2021, to respond to the border crisis.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
0

sres724 - Jul 27 2022

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the historic definition of a recession is 2 negative quarters of gross domestic product growth.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
2

sres724 - Jul 27 2022

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the historic definition of a recession is 2 negative quarters of gross domestic product growth.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
2

s4600 - Jul 21 2022

A bill to require the reimposition of sanctions with respect to the FARC.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4586 - Jul 21 2022

A bill to keep schools physically secure using unobligated Federal funds available to the Secretary of Education to respond to the coronavirus.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4547 - Jul 19 2022

A bill to require a report on efforts by Venezuelan state actors and transnational criminal organizations to capture and detain United States citizens as hostages.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4515 - Jul 13 2022

A bill to require the Secretary of Energy to stipulate, as a condition on the sale at auction of any crude oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, that the crude oil not be exported to certain countries, and for other purposes.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
8

s4411 - Jun 15 2022

A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5302 Galveston Road in Houston, Texas, as the "Vanessa Guillen Post Office Building".

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4411 - Jun 15 2022

A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5302 Galveston Road in Houston, Texas, as the "Vanessa Guillen Post Office Building".

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4411 - Jun 15 2022

A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5302 Galveston Road in Houston, Texas, as the "Vanessa Guillen Post Office Building".

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4411 - Jun 15 2022

A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5302 Galveston Road in Houston, Texas, as the "Vanessa Guillen Post Office Building".

Cosponsors
1

s4300 - May 24 2022

A bill to express the sense of Congress on security cooperation with Bahrain and to require a report on capabilities upgrades for the Fifth Fleet, and for other purposes.

Senate Armed Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4172 - May 10 2022

A bill to amend the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022 to modify the limitation on discharge of members of the Armed Forces solely on the basis of failure to obey a lawful order to receive a vaccine for COVID-19, and for other purposes.

Senate Armed Services Committee

Cosponsors
13

s4088 - Apr 26 2022

A bill to prohibit the Secretary of Health and Human Services from lessening the stringency of, and to prohibit the Secretary of Homeland Security from ceasing or lessening implementation of, the COVID-19 border health provisions through the end of the COVID-19 pandemic, and for other purposes.

Cosponsors
0

s4088 - Apr 26 2022

A bill to prohibit the Secretary of Health and Human Services from lessening the stringency of, and to prohibit the Secretary of Homeland Security from ceasing or lessening implementation of, the COVID-19 border health provisions through the end of the COVID-19 pandemic, and for other purposes.

Cosponsors
0

sres579 - Apr 6 2022

A resolution recognizing the 100th anniversary of Big Bertha, one of the largest bass drums in use by a university in the United States and located at The University of Texas at Austin.

Cosponsors
0

sres579 - Apr 6 2022

A resolution recognizing the 100th anniversary of Big Bertha, one of the largest bass drums in use by a university in the United States and located at The University of Texas at Austin.

Cosponsors
0

s3974 - Mar 31 2022

A bill to prohibit the consideration of patients' race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, vaccination status, veteran status, or political ideology or speech in determining eligibility for monoclonal antibody doses distributed by the Federal Government.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
0

s3985 - Mar 31 2022

A bill to prohibit the consideration of COVID-19 vaccination status in determining eligibility for organ donation or transplantation, and in providing services to Medicare or Medicaid beneficiaries.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
1

s3954 - Mar 30 2022

A bill to amend the Federal Reserve Act to prohibit the Federal reserve banks from offering certain products or services directly to an individual, and for other purposes.

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
2

s3857 - Mar 16 2022

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.

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
12

s3762 - Mar 3 2022

A bill to provide greater output, price stability, and regulatory certainty with respect to domestic energy production in the United States and exports, and for other purposes.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
1

sres526 - Feb 17 2022

A resolution condemning the antisemitic terrorist attack that occurred at Congregation Beth Israel Synagogue on January 15, 2022, in Colleyville, Texas, expressing gratitude that no innocent lives were lost, and applauding the dedication and bravery of law enforcement and emergency response officials in responding to the attack.

Cosponsors
54

sres526 - Feb 17 2022

A resolution condemning the antisemitic terrorist attack that occurred at Congregation Beth Israel Synagogue on January 15, 2022, in Colleyville, Texas, expressing gratitude that no innocent lives were lost, and applauding the dedication and bravery of law enforcement and emergency response officials in responding to the attack.

Cosponsors
54

s3532 - Jan 20 2022

A bill to require the imposition of sanctions with respect to Ansarallah and its officials, agents, or affiliates for acts of international terrorism.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
8

sjres34 - Jan 19 2022

A joint resolution disapproving the action of the District of Columbia Council in approving the Coronavirus Immunization of School Students and Early Childhood Workers Amendment Act of 2021.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
2

s3485 - Jan 12 2022

A bill to ensure that the right to vote shall not be impaired due to vaccination status.

Senate Rules and Administration Committee

Cosponsors
0

s3466 - Jan 10 2022

A bill to prohibit the use of Federal funds for the production of programs by United States companies that alter political content for screening in the People's Republic of China, and for other purposes.

Cosponsors
0

s3466 - Jan 10 2022

A bill to prohibit the use of Federal funds for the production of programs by United States companies that alter political content for screening in the People's Republic of China, and for other purposes.

Cosponsors
0

s3440 - Jan 4 2022

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the Defense Production Act of 1950 to prohibit the Federal Government from limiting State access to key therapies, such as monoclonal antibodies, and from prioritizing Federal contracts over State contracts relating to purchasing supplies to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
0