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"Unhappy With a Moderate Jeb Bush, Conservatives Aim to Unite Behind an Alternative" — New York Times headline
"[Ted Cruz] doesn't just match up with [the activist base of the GOP] on policy, he matches up with their brashness, their yearning for someone who loves the taste of blood in his mouth." — Ben Domenech
"[In order to win the Republican nomination, Cruz] needs a way to make his rivals seem a lot more ideologically suspect to primary voters than they look right now
Sen. Ted Cruz launched his bid for the Republican presidential nomination this week by promising to "finally, finally, finally secure the borders" and put an end to unauthorized immigration. This will warm the hearts of restrictionists, no doubt. But it should scare Americans who love their pocketbooks and liberties more than they hate undocumented Latino immigrants.
Restrictionists accuse many of these immigrants of being welfare queens who come to America illegally and live off taxpayers.