AFP’s Leaders of Liberty: Senator Ted Cruz

Jul 15, 2014 by AFP

Sen. Ted Cruz:

Americans for Prosperity is dedicated to promoting economic freedom for America. We believe that liberty and the freedom to operate businesses and create jobs is the path forward for America’s economy. In keeping with this principle, we have created our AFP scorecard, a ranking for politicians based on key votes concerning economic freedom. Each of these blog posts details one representative or senator who has achieved the highest score, a 100, over his or her career in politics. These individuals through their dedication to liberty, economic freedom and a strong economy have helped create opportunities for millions of Americans and brightened all our futures.

Senator Ted Cruz is a well-known economic freedom advocate in the senate who holds strong libertarian tendencies. He has been a staunch defender of liberty both for American public and for businesses who are struggling under copious government regulations. His voting record has a clear record of support economic freedom and fighting against the ever-expanding federal government. Here is a breakdown of his key votes and why they helped advance economic freedom: click here

This individual has truly earned their 100 rating on our AFP scorecard. They have been dedicated to freedom from day 1 and their voting record proves it. We are proud to award them this distinction and hope they continue to promote the great ideas which have fought back against government overreach and allowed their districts economies to flourish.