Ted Cruz Asks U.S. Judge to Reject Texas Eligibility Challenge
Senator says no legal basis to question his citizen status
Case filed by Houston lawyer who says he fears election chaos
Laurel Brubaker Calkins
Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz asked a federal judge in Texas to throw out a challenge to his eligibility to serve if he wins, saying there’s no legal basis to question his status as a “natural-born” U.S. citizen.