It appears that this might be the case…
In an interview this month Cruz would NOT rule out serving a whole term if he is re-elected…
This IS interesting ….
Are Republicans SERIOUS thinking about being position to challenge their party ‘leader’ already with the thought that Donald Trump will be wounded in 2020, or even out of office by then?
The sharks could be circling already….
In an interview with The Texas Tribune this month, the El Paso Democrat hoping to unseat U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz committed to serving out the full six-year term in the Senate if elected, pushing down buzz that he might make a run at the White House in 2020.
Cruz did not quite say the same.
Asked in a Sept. 11 interview with the Tribune whether he might run for president in 2020, Cruz said “I am focused on the United States Senate.”
“Can you commit to serving out your term?” the Tribune’s Alana Rocha asked.
In response, Cruz began: “You know, as we stand here today, the Texas Board of Education is getting ready to vote on a proposal, a recommendation they received, to delete the word ‘heroic’ from the description of the defenders of the Alamo.”
His reply, which went on for two minutes but did not answer the question, concluded with, “We should be standing up for who we are as Texans and Americans.”….