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Jeff Roe is `Ted Cruz’s Howitzer’

The Star just profiled Jeff Roe, the Kansas City-based consultant, here.

Now The New Republic’s Andy Kroll offers his assessment in a well-reported piece here.

The article’s apt title? “Ted Cruz’s Howitzer: Equal parts drill sergeant, data junkie, brawler, and entrepreneur, Jeff Roe will do anything to win. Just watch.”

Expect Roe to continue to reap attention if Cruz continues to stand among the top ranks of GOP presidential contenders,