The GOP senator tried to troll Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke -- but it backfired.
Lori Lightfoot hit out at the Republican Texas senator after he cited Chicago as an example for why "gun control doesn't work."
“Stop patronizing us with phony patriotism,” one person fired back on Twitter.
"I mean, we’re liable to wake up one morning and Donald, if he were president, would have nuked Denmark," Cruz said in 2016.
The newspaper instead wants the Democratic presidential candidate to "come back to Texas to run for senator."
Democrats have linked the violence to Trump's history of racist rhetoric, but Cruz made no such connection.
Last year was the fourth-deadliest in the nation for right-wing extremist violence, according to data from the Anti-Defamation League's Center on Extremism.
Nathan Bedford Forrest Day recognizes a man known as a Confederate general, slave trader and white supremacist leader.
The Texas senator asked his Twitter followers to recommend a sneaker company "that’s not so woke." It backfired.
"How freaking dare he?" one incredulous person asked.
The Republican senator's Hannibal Lecter-esque reply got mixed reactions on Twitter.
The Texas Republican tweeted in defense of Steven Crowder, whose slur-filled videos sparked a harassment campaign against Vox journalist Carlos Maza.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) talked of joining forces to stop congressional colleagues from becoming lobbyists.
The Democratic congresswoman from New York and the GOP senator from Texas plan to work on a bill to bar former Congress members from becoming lobbyists.
The Texas GOP senator appears as Grand Admiral Cruz in Jimmy Kimmel's spoof reboot of the '70s television movie.
Arrrr! Texas GOP senator warns of space pirates, then complains about the inevitable jokes.
The actor channeled his inner George Costanza to defend Sen. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) against the Texas Republican.
The GOP senator's apparent attempt at humor didn't go over so well.