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NRO: Sen. Ted Cruz pondering presidential race
05/01/2013 3:41 PM
05/20/2014 10:43 AM
If he makes the race, he would join a crowded field of potential candidates, including Rep.Paul Ryan, Sen. Marco Rubio, Gov. Chris Christie
, among others.
Cruz, though, would face a familiar problem — his birthplace.
The conservative was born in Canada. He will argue, though, that he is a “natural born citizen” because his mother was a citizen of the United States.
So. Here we go again.
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