Ted Cruz Officially Not Canadian

    U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks to the media after a welcome home rally hosted by members of the King Street Patriots group in Houston October 21, 2013. Cruz, a favorite of the conservative Tea Party movement, returned home to a rousing welcome in Texas after his attempt to derail Obamacare with a shutdown of the federal government led to sharp criticism of his tactics as reckless and futile.  REUTERS/Donna Carson (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) - RTX14J3R

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    That’s American Ted to you. Sen. Ted Cruz is officially not Canadian. The Alberta-born dual citizen was notified Tuesday that his reunification became official in May, around nine months after learning he wasn’t only an American citizen. “Nothing against Canada, but I’m an American by birth and as a U.S. senator, I believe I should be only an American,” he said after learning from a Dallas Morning News report that he held dual citizenship.

    Read it at The Dallas Morning News