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  1. Politifact: Rubio says Cruz defended Chinese company that stole invention from U.S. inventorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2011 | Concord Monitor

    ... involvement. The case gained political attention in 2012, when Cruz was running for U.S. Senate against David Dewhurst. PolitiFact Texas examined a similar claim that Cruz represented a Chinese company "found guilty of stealing blueprints from an ...

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  2. From Tea Party darling to establishment hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Hill

    ... He was a traditional conservative Republican who took on a more established Republican, Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst, in a Senate primary in 2012. While this may have seemed bold, victory in the primary was tantamount to election, and the race ...

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  3. Ted CruzRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | NNDB

    "Tea Party" Republican Senator from Texas, elected after defeating establishment candidate David Dewhurst in the 2012 primary. Renounced his Canadian citizenship in 2014.

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  4. Who is Ted Cruz?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... following when he won his 2012 primary battle in Texas as a little-known candidate, forcing then-Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst into a surprise runoff and ultimately defeating the establishment Republican. In Washington, Cruz has done nothing but infuriate ...

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  5. Cruz Trumps IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Austin Chronicle

    Scene: David Dewhurst's estate. A phone rings. He answers. A voice says, "Cruz just won Iowa.

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  6. Ted Cruz supporters celebrate victory in Iowa caucuses Feb. 1, 2016.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Texas Tribune

    ... Cruz, who just four years ago was a virtually unknown candidate running for U.S. Senate against then-Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst . Since then, the former state solicitor general has emerged as a star of the conservative movement with a following far ...

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  7. Shaping the 2017 sessionRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Chron

    ... endorsed then-Sen. Patrick very early in his 2014 primary campaign for lieutenant governor against incumbent David Dewhurst, and in turn, Patrick has been by Hotze's side all along, most notably leading the fight together against Houston's equal ...

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  8. Lexus IS gets its first turbocharged engine for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... improved fuel economy and a new starting price that keeps the IS as the least expensive sedan at Lexus. (David Dewhurst Photography/Toyota via AP) This photo provided by Toyota shows the 2016 Lexus IS 200t F Sport. The smallest sedan at Lexus, the ...

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  9. Ted Cruz's Trump Battles Evoke Memories of a Former OpponentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Texas Tribune

    ... it's because he was. When he ran for Senate in 2012, Cruz made the same exact play against then-Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst , hammering away at the onetime front-runner for not doing enough joint appearances and dodging any scrutiny of his record. All ...

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  10. Texas appoints Milton Rister new Railroad Commission directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2012 | Examiner.com

    ... the executive director of Texas Legislative Council from 2006 to 2009, and as a senior advisor to Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst in 2005. RCC chairman Barry Smitherman described Rister's skills as invaluable as the commission enters its second Sunset ...

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  11. Ted Cruz and the True Conservative FallacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Counterpunch

    ... US Senate in an upset, relying on Tea Party backing to steal the nomination from sitting Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst. The out of nowhere rise to power would set the tone for his Senate career. That Senate career has been a carefully planned ...

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  12. Presidential candidate Ted Cruz talks to the press in Manchester, Iowa on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Texas Tribune

    Campaigning Monday afternoon in this northeastern Iowa city, Ted Cruz found himself responding to a familiar source of criticism: his involvement in a Chinese patent case, which was first raised during his 2012 Senate race against then-Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst .

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  13. Take That, Trump: Perry Endorses CruzRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | US News & World Report

    ... two Texans, who were on opposite sides of the 2012 race for Senate: Cruz defeated Perry's pick, then-Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, in the GOP primary. "He knows he's going to surround himself with people who do have that experience, and I'm very ...

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  14. Top environmental official resigns after 'crucify comment' spur outrageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2012 | Examiner.com

    ... the final straw in his history as a leftist acolyte of the Obama Administration." Texas Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst said Monday. "The arrogance of Armendariz, his religious insensitivity, and his radical beliefs are a microcosm of the Obama ...

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  15. Rick Perry endorses Ted Cruz for GOP nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | UPI

    ... in the past. When Cruz won the Texas Republican senatorial primary in 2010, Perry supported then-Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst . In his farewell address before the Texas legislature in 2015, Perry warned against anyone who placed "purity ahead of unity," ...

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  16. Rick Perry's endorsement of Ted Cruz provides crucial support before Iowa caucusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Examiner.com

    ... sides of the 2012 Senate primary race, when Cruz ran successfully against Perry's then-lieutenant governor, David Dewhurst, in a contest that launched Cruz on the national stage. In his farewell address before the Republican-dominated state ...

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  17. Rick Perry endorses Ted Cruz in GOP raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | USA Today

    ... During Cruz's 2012 Senate run, Perry, who was then governor, backed Cruz's primary opponent, then-Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst. Cruz, with Tea Party support, would go on to upset Dewhurst in a runoff and capture the seat of retiring GOP Sen. Kay Bailey ...

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  18. Cruz Bets on Tradition to Upend Trump in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... itself the "2 Percenters." They are fans who remember when Cruz was a decisive underdog against then-Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst , polling in single digits before pulling off an upset win in the 2012 U.S. Senate election in Texas. Now they are putting ...

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  19. Presidential candidate Ted Cruz stumps in Pocahontas, Iowa during a pre-caucus tour on Jan. 7, 2016.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Texas Tribune

    ... itself the "2 Percenters." They are fans who remember when Cruz was a decisive underdog against then-Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst , polling in single digits before pulling off an upset win in the 2012 U.S. Senate election in Texas. Now they are putting ...

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  20. Cruz Loans Not 'Transparent'Read the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | FactCheck.org

    ... as a tea party candidate in a hotly contested primary against the Republican establishment favorite, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst. As political columnist Timothy Carney of the Washington Examiner wrote during the Texas Senate primary, the tea party was ...

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