The Evening Brief: Texas Headlines for Sept. 4, 2013

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•    Ted Cruz: U.S. not 'Al Qaeda’s air force' (Politico): "Sen. Ted Cruz called President Barack Obama’s efforts to authorize military intervention in Syria a public relations move, saying the U.S. military shouldn’t be 'Al Qaeda’s air force.' The Texas Republican said Tuesday on TheBlaze that while he’s glad the president listened to calls from him and others to bring the issue to Congress, America shouldn’t get involved and risk helping terrorists in the rebel forces."

•    Republican congressman chides Cruz for Syria rhetoric (NBC News): "A first-term Republican congressman forcefully condemned a ...

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