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Ted Cruz's Presidential Bid

Ted Cruz's Presidential Bid.

Although pundits have labeled Sen. Ted Cruz a long shot for president, he could still emerge from the 2016 campaign more powerful and influential then ever. Mark P. Jones, fellow in political science, explains how Cruz will benefit, even from an unsuccessful bid.

Read "A Texas take on Ted Cruz's presidential bid," published in The Hill on March 27, 2015.