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**FILE** U.S. Senate candidate Ted Cruz, Texas Republican, makes an appearance July 19, 2012, in Amarillo, Texas, as he prepares for the runoff election on July 31. (Associated Press/The Amarillo Globe News)

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The Club for Growth Action has spent about $5.5 million to try to push tea party insurgent Ted Cruz to victory. The Texas Conservatives Fund, which backs Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, has doled out $5.2 million to attack the tea party favorite. (Associated Press)

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The Club for Growth Action has spent about $5.5 million to try to push tea party insurgent Ted Cruz to victory. The Texas Conservatives Fund, which backs Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, has doled out $5.2 million to attack the tea party favorite. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** U.S. Senate candidate Ted Cruz, Texas Republican, makes an appearance July 19, 2012, in Amarillo, Texas, as he prepares for the runoff election on July 31. (Associated Press/The Amarillo Globe News)

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Ted Cruz, a GOP Senate hopeful, talks with his father, Rafael Cruz, as he works at the campaign's phone bank in Houston on Tuesday. Mr. Cruz, a former Texas solicitor general and the son of a Cuban-American immigrant, is banking on getting into a one-on-one runoff with the longtime lieutenant governor. (Associated Press)

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Ted Cruz, a Texas Republican primary candidate for Senate, says of Tuesday's vote: "The stakes could not be higher." (Houston Chronicle via Associated Press)

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Ted Cruz, a Texas Republican primary candidate for Senate, says of Tuesday's vote: "The stakes could not be higher." (Houston Chronicle via Associated Press)

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Tea party candidate Ted Cruz (left) responds in January to Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst during a Republican primary debate in Austin. The former Texas solicitor general has repeatedly challenged Mr. Dewhurst's conservative credentials in the primary race for the U.S. Senate seat left open with the retirement of Kay Bailey Hutchison. (Associated Press)