Ted Cruz and China: What Are the Facts?

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In the hotly contested U.S. Senate race, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has suggested that his rival, former Texas Solicitor General Ted Cruz, puts the interests of China above those of the United States.

The allegations stem from Cruz’s legal work for a Chinese company in a patent suit against an American inventor, and his opposition to a trade bill under consideration by the U.S. Congress.

Both sides have accused the other of lying about the case and distorting the facts. On the eve of their first one-one-one debate in Dallas, Dewhurst aired another TV ad about ...

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