Ted Cruz, the state's former solicitor general, has taken the first steps toward mounting a campaign to run for Texas attorney general in 2010. Cruz filed a campaign-treasurer designation Jan. 16 at the Texas Ethics Commission, according to the commission's Web site. Cruz is a partner in Morgan, Lewis & Bockius in Houston and Washington, D.C.
Ted Cruz Files Papers Enabling Run for Texas Attorney General
January 27, 2009