The Honorable Ted Cruz (R)

Last modified on: 01-08-2016 13:49:02

US Senator
(United States Senate)

Entered Office: 01-03-2013 Term Ends: 12-31-2018

General Information

Profession: Attorney Home Town: Houston Birthdate: 12-22-1970 Spouse: Heidi

Personal Information

BA-Princeton University; JD-Harvard Law School

Cruz was Solicitor General of the U.S. state of Texas from 2003 to May 2008, appointed by Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott. He was the first Hispanic Solicitor General in Texas, the youngest Solicitor General in the United States, and had the longest tenure in the post thus far in Texas history.

Office Information



Commerce, Science, and Transportation; Committee on Armed Services; Judiciary; Rules and Administration

Contact and Phone Numbers

404 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
(202) 224-5922
(202) 228-0755

808 Travis St., Suite 1420
Houston, TX 77002
(713) 718-3057

San Antonio
9901 IH-10 W, Suite 950
San Antonio, TX 78230
(210) 340-2885

3626 N. Hall St., Suite 410
Dallas, TX 75219
(214) 599-8749

300 E. 8th, Suite 961
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 926-5834

305 S. Broadway, Suite 501
Tyler, TX 75702
(903) 593-5130

200 S. 10th St, Suite 1603
McAllen, TX 78501
(956) 686-7339


Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Chief of Staff Paul Teller
Senior Advisor Chip Roy
Scheduler Dougie Simmons
Communications Director Amanda Carpenter
Chief Counsel Scott Keller
Legislative Director Brooke Bacak
Deputy Press Secretary Phil Novack
Press Secretary Catherine Frazier