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For Ted Cruz, the hard part comes next

Despite rousing speeches to faith gatherings, the Texas senator hasn't shown yet that he can marry that energy with the hand-to-hand campaigning needed to win voters in Iowa and South Carolina.

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House revives Obama's trade agenda

Working closely with the White House, the Republican-controlled House revived President Barack Obama's trade agenda on Thursday, clearing the way for a showdown in the Senate.

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