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Cruz Team Criticizes Trump for Softer Message on Deportations

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) on the third day of the Republican National Convention on July 20, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. (John Moore/Getty Images)
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) on the third day of the Republican National Convention on July 20, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. (John Moore/Getty Images)

Donald Trump’s shifting message on immigration has renewed criticisms from the campaign of former rival from the primary season, Senator Ted Cruz (R-Tx.).  Trump suggested in a Fox...




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