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Cruz Coming Back to Amarillo This Weekend

Senator Ted Cruz will be returning to Amarillo this weekend for a rally.

On Saturday, September 22nd, Cruz will visit the Amarillo Botanical Gardens (1400 Streit Drive) for a rally. The event will mark the third time in recent months the Republican candidate and ex-presidential contender has visited Amarillo on his re-election campaign tour.

Cruz, a former solicitor general, is running for Texas’ Class I U.S. Senate seat in the November election. Cruz first won the seat in 2012, and is facing Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke and Libertarian Neal Dikeman in his first re-election bid.

Admission to the evening’s events are free. The rally begins at 8PM.

Photo by Cruz Campaign

Photo by Cruz Campaign

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