Presidential hopeful Ted Cruz coming to Alabama with multiple stops

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Presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz is coming to Alabama for several visits in August. Here’s where you can find him.

From the Shelby County Republican Party will host him Aug. 9 (Via email):

The Shelby County Republican Party is hosting a “Southern Social” with Ted Cruz and moon pies.  The Presidential candidate will be speaking at the Pelham Civic Complex on Sunday August 9 from 2pm-4pm.

The event is casual and open to the public.  Senator Cruz will be in Montgomery prior to arriving for the event in Pelham.

We encourage voters to take this opportunity to hear from Senator Cruz and ask questions on the issues that are important to you and your family.

If you have any questions contact Joan Reynolds, Chairman of the Shelby County Republican Party at

Republican Women of Huntsville will host him Aug. 9th.  (Via WSFA):

Republican presidential nominee Ted Cruz is planning to visit the Rocket City for a town hall meeting.

Len Vaught with the Republican women of Huntsville said Cruz will be in Huntsville on Aug. 9 for the town hall meeting at the Jackson Center in Cummings Research Park at 7 p.m.

Anyone can attend the meeting free of charge.

For more information about the meeting, you can contact Len Vaught: or (256) 653-6875.

Tuscaloosa County Republican Party (Via WSFA):

Republican presidential candidate and Texas U.S. Senator Ted Cruz will visit Tuscaloosa next month to give the keynote address at the annual Lincoln-Reagan Dinner on August 25 at 7 p.m. in the north zone of Bryant-Denny Stadium.

Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill, a Tuscaloosa area native, worked to help secure Cruz as this year’s speaker. Merrill said this grew out of a conversation he had with a Cruz campaign official, who wanted to discuss raising awareness of Cruz’s campaign in Alabama.

He also said it is also part of a larger effort to get more presidential candidates to Alabama.

Tickets are on sale now through August 15. Individual tickets are $100. Tickets for a photo with Cruz, which will happen from 6 p.m.-7 p.m., are $50. There are also sponsorship level tickets available, which include a VIP reception. Contact Jim Zeanah at (205) 345-8753 or for tickets.

Cruz is a former private practice attorney and Solicitor General of Texas. He was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2012.


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