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Monday, October 28, 2013

A year after Romney loss, GOP woes run even deeper

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, walks through tall grass during a pheasant hunt hosted by Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, on Saturday in Akron, Iowa. Cruz, who is at the center of controversy within the Republican Party, is doing all the things a presidential hopeful does, attending the Iowa GOP's annual fundraising dinner in Des Moines on Friday.