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Already basking into the national spotlight, Ted Cruz will get an even bigger platform later this month.
As Fox News' Greta Van Susteren reported Tuesday, Cruz has been selected to speak at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla.
Fresh off his stunning U.S. Senate primary victory last week over Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, the former state solicitor general has captivated Republicans in Texas and beyond, many of whom began pushing for, and predicting, a Cruz speaking slot at the national convention, which will be held Aug. 27-30.
Cruz's name was announced Tuesday along with ...