New Dewhurst, Cruz Ads Focus on Cruz

Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and former Texas Solicitor General Ted Cruz, both candidates for the Republican U.S. Senate nomination, launched new television ads this morning on the same topic: Ted Cruz.

"Too Many" is Dewhurst's first television ad attacking a fellow candidate in the race. The ad, about Cruz's work on a lawsuit involving a Chinese company, will air statewide starting today, according to the campaign. 

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Along with the ad, the Dewhurst campaign also launched a new website attacking Cruz as "a trial lawyer helping a Chinese conglomerate kill American jobs."

"Mojave," Cruz's new ad about his work on a case defending the constitutionality of the Mojave Desert Veterans Memorial, will also air in markets around the state, according to his campaign.

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