Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, his wife, Heidi, and their two daughters, Catherine, 4, right, and Caroline, 6, arrive at Liberty University on Sunday, March 22, 2015, in Lynchburg, Va.
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, his wife, Heidi, and their two daughters, Catherine, 4, right, and Caroline, 6, arrive at Liberty University on Sunday, March 22, 2015, in Lynchburg, Va. AP
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, his wife, Heidi, and their two daughters, Catherine, 4, right, and Caroline, 6, arrive at Liberty University on Sunday, March 22, 2015, in Lynchburg, Va. AP

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