Ted Cruz

Senator Ted Cruz – Hollis, NH House Party

by Steve MacDonald September 1, 2015

Senator Ted Cruz spoke at the home of Mike and Mar-Mar Rogers yesterday. We were there to live stream and record the event. Here are his remarks…(updated audio to Spreaker widget) Subscribe to any of these services to hear what you’ve been missing or listen at GraniteGrok.com

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GrokTV: Ted Cruz at Grokster Mike’s – Talk / Questions and Answers

by Skip September 1, 2015

The one thing you have to say is that Ted Cruz can hold an audience’s attention!  He certainly hit on most of the topics that are driving the conservative interest in this Prez Primary cycle.  After the jump is the section from the livestream where he did a goodly time answering questions. The Talk: The […]

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GrokTV: GraniteGrok interviews Ted Cruz

by Skip August 31, 2015

Radical Moderate (Guest): No flies on you guys at GG! Great meaningful and probing questions. Such a pleasant change from the sophomoric questions posed by the Legacy Media. Thank you. You’re quite welcome, Rad Mod!  Being Conservatives with libertarian leaning activists, we ask the questions WE want answers to – and hopefully those wanted by […]

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“Is it open season on law enforcement in this country?”

by Skip August 31, 2015

In response to the execution-style murder of  Harris County Deputy Sheriff Darren Goforth, who was shot multiple times at a gas station in Cypress, Texas, Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. strongly criticized what he called the “black lies matter” movement and stressed that President Barack Obama himself had “started this war on police.” […]

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Ted Cruz Interview at Hollis, NH House Party

by Steve MacDonald August 31, 2015

Skip and I had a chance to ask Senator Cruz a few questions after his remarks at Mike and Mar-Mar Rogers house party Sunday evening. Here’s the interview. (8 min.)

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Informal Eyeball Poll –
AFP Defending The Dream Videos

by Mike August 26, 2015

This morning, I took a quick peek at our YouTube Video Manager, and saw some surprising numbers, along with this message from the Analytics page: “AFP Summit – Perry: This video got more views in its first 2 days than your other videos from the last 6 months!” This is how the videos of the […]

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AFP Defending The American Dream Summit
Keynote Videos

by Mike August 23, 2015

Wish I could have been there – some terrific presentations and speeches! Tim Phillips, AFP president, talks about AFP’s history and mission, and, oh yes – a shout out to David Koch Jeb Bush on his record as [spending] Veto Corleone, and his vision for America. Bobby Jindal absolutely on fire and unapologetic about his […]

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Americans for Prosperity’s Defending the Dream: Ted Cruz and 90,000 IRS agents

by Skip August 22, 2015

Heh!: Ted Cruz Jokes About Where He’d Send 90,000 IRS Employees After Abolishing the Federal Agency Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz said if elected he would rescind “every single illegal and unconstitutional executive order” signed by President Barack Obama, begin investigating Planned Parenthood, “rip to shreds” the Iranian nuclear deal and order all federal […]

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Why no – I listen to those that want to KILL us.

by Skip August 17, 2015

Smart guy, that Ted Cruz, as a lot of politicians and candidates will oft use a lot of words and never stick to topic.  They also dance around and never want to reveal what is actually going on.  Er, not Ted upon being asked about the Iran deal (and of course, the question is from […]

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RedState Gathering – Ted Cruz

by Skip August 9, 2015

RedState is a site that is a daily read for me.  OK, I have to admit, multiple times a day and I link to the writers there a lot.  Anyways, this weekend is the 2015 RedState Gathering down in Atlanta and a number of the present Republican Prez Wannabees were invited to speak to that […]

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Ted Cruz’ Epic Rant: The Voters Came Out In Overwhelming Numbers, And Nothing Changed!

by Mike July 26, 2015

Don’t mess with Texas Ted! That warning ought to be tattooed on Mitch Mulch McConnell’s forehead as a warning that the voters are getting tired of delivering Republican majorities which do nothing to rein in big government. Specifically at issue is how our REPUBLICAN majority leader secured votes for the President’s Trade Promotion Authority (‘Fast […]

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CNHT Picnic – Presidential campaign spokesfolks

by Skip July 19, 2015

In addition to Jim Gilmore and Carly Fiorina, some local NH folks acted as stand-ins (or “surrogates”) for other Presidential campaigns: Zack Carrier for the Ted Cruz campaign NH State Rep Victoria Sullivan for the Rand Paul campaign Taylor Baxter, also for the Rand Paul campaign Tom Mulkeen for the Jeb Bush campaign Tom Colantuono […]

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Which one is not like the others?

by Skip July 7, 2015

we’d rather see the shards of the current Establishment on the floor than continue to see the shards of the broken promises and actions that the Republican Party is actually delivering. I do have to say that there are a lot of Republicans not liking that Donald Trump has crashed their party of “The Party”. […]

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Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on this week’s Supreme Court decisions

by Skip June 27, 2015

This week, we have twice seen Supreme Court justices violating their judicial oaths. Yesterday, the justices rewrote Obamacare, yet again, in order to force this failed law on the American people. Today, the Court doubled down with a 5–4 opinion that undermines not just the definition of marriage, but the very foundations of our representative […]

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Money Can’t Buy You Love
Cruz + Fiorina Top FRW Straw Poll

by Mike June 16, 2015

Candidate Votes Ted Cruz   21 Carly Fiorina   20 Rand Paul   10 John Kasich    9 Scott Walker    7 Rick Perry    6 Marco Rubio    6 Ben Carson    5 George Pataki    4 Jeb Bush    3 Chris Christie    3   At yesterday’s Federation of Republican Women Lilac Luncheon, […]

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Fact or Fiction – The World According to Sen. Ted Cruz

by Jane Cormier May 1, 2015

As many of you know, I am big supporter of Sen. Ted Cruz.  After reading some alarming statements here in New Hampshire regarding his political record, I decided to do some digging!  Here are the fruits of my labor… FICTION:  “Essentially, Cruz’s wife Heidi once worked for Merrill Lynch and is a Goldman Sachs Regional […]

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Ted Cruz – Range Time

by Steve MacDonald April 20, 2015
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Ted Cruz got some range time at the Londonderry Fish and Game Club yesterday… @tedcruz getting a little range time in #2ndamendment pic.twitter.com/IAszVZP9W8 — bruce redden (@brucereddenjr) April 19, 2015

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GrokTALK! at the SRW / RCRC Brunch – Part 1

by Skip March 30, 2015

Well, Saturday’s event at the Seacoast Republican Women / Rockingham County Republican Committee Brunch at the Portsmouth Country Club was fun to be there.  Even though I was under the weather (and in coming down from Central NH where some of the snow squalls were starting to go whiteout, that’s setting a low bar to […]

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GrokTALK! with Jack Kimball and Jo Horvath

by Steve MacDonald March 29, 2015
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Seacoast Republican Women’s Chair Jo Horvath and Jack Kimball — former NHGOP Chair and current chair of Conservative Business Leaders of NH — join the program to talk about Republican primary politics in the Granite State. Recorded at the Portsmouth Country Club in Greenland, NH – Seacoast Republican Women/Rockingham County Republican Committee Brunch Follow us […]

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GrokTALK!/GrokTV! Live Stream March 28th, 2015 SRW & RCRC Brunch: Keynote Speaker – Ted Cruz

by Steve MacDonald March 28, 2015
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Live stream for Saturday March 2815, 2015 from 9 am to 11 am EST . This week the show comes to you live from the Seacoast Republican Women and the Rockingham County Republican Committee Brunch at the Portsmouth Country Club located in Greenland, NH!  The keynote Speaker is US Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX Live broadcast […]

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GrokTV Event: Conservative Business League VFW event – Ted Cruz is speaking

by Skip March 27, 2015

Hopefully the livestream will keep up as Ted Cruz is the featured speaker at an Event being hosted by the Conservative Business League of NH: Live streaming video by Ustream

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Just in: official Presser on the Ted Cruz announcement

by Skip March 22, 2015

From: “Cruz Press” <press@jobsgrowth.org> To: skip@granitegrok.com Sent: 3/22/2015 11:44:16 AM Subject: MEDIA ADVISORY: Sen. Ted Cruz in Lynchburg, VA on Monday, March 23 FOR PLANNING PURPOSES ONLY Rick Tyler, (703) 431-3350 Media Advisory Catherine Frazier, (512) 751-5984 March 22, 2015 MEDIA ADVISORY Monday, March 23 Sen. Ted Cruz will deliver the convocation address at Liberty […]

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Carlos Martinez, Constitutional Conservative, I have an answer for you! Ted Cruz to announce…

by Skip March 22, 2015

Last Sunday at Turbocam, Ted Cruz was asked by Carlos when he was going to announce his run for the Presidency – you can see the video here as Cruz was a bit out front (and coy) with his answer.  Well, we now have the answer  from the new GraniteGrok Twitter follower,  Ted Schleifer ( @TeddySchleifer […]

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GrokTV Event: US Senator Ted Cruz – MicroInterview with Ted Cruz

by Skip March 22, 2015

When US Senator Ted Cruz had finished with his address to the crowd and the questions, he did come over to the ‘Grok area where we had set up to talk for a few moments.  Knowing that time was valuable in getting to a couple of other meetings / events that day, it was nice […]

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GrokTV Event: US Senator Ted Cruz – Interviews with Mac Kittredge & the Nam Knights

by Skip March 21, 2015

After US Senator Ted Cruz had left the Turbocam building, we did a couple of interviews: ‘Grok friend Mac Kittredge and member of the Nam Knights motorcycle organization    Previous videos:

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GrokTV Event: US Senator Ted Cruz – Questions 5 & 6

by Skip March 21, 2015

From last week’s Ted Cruz event comes a couple of more questions from the audience: Question 5 – From former NH GOP Chair Jack Kimball: “will you push MORE against Obama’s Constitutional Lawlessness? Question 6 – From a teacher:  what would you do about Common Core?    Previous videos:

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GrokTV Event: US Senator Ted Cruz – “The Wallet” & “The story of Snowflake and the White House”

by Skip March 20, 2015

“The Wallet” – I’m not sure how to describe this segment where a man in the front row went on a bit of a rant in support of a Ted Cruz penalty to the point of throwing his wallet in front of Ted Cruz (e.g., an open check) “Snowflake” – a cute story about a […]

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GrokTALK! Interview with Senator Ted Cruz

by Steve MacDonald March 19, 2015
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This is the interview Senator Ted Cruz called “..the most substantive, serious conversation I’ve had in terms of a discussion of the issues,”  and he went on to “complement the degree of depth we got into on constitutional issues.” Here’s the interview.  Listen to the entire broadcast here Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and […]

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Ted Cruz Speech plus Q and A

by Steve MacDonald March 15, 2015
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This is the complete speech by Senator Ted Cruz today (3/15/2015) at TurboCam in Barrington, New Hampshire–attending the Strafford County Republicans Chili and Chat. This Podcast also includes the Q and A, which takes up most of the segment, and a brief two question interview after with GrokTALK! Please Note: While we had a direct […]

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Does This Mean Ted Cruz is Running For President?

by Steve MacDonald March 15, 2015
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We live streamed a Ted Cruz event with the Strafford County Republicans this afternoon. The full audio and video will get posted at some point soon but I wanted to share this GrokSHOT!  During the Q & A Senator Cruz was asked if he is running for President, and this was his response. Follow us […]

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