He was playing charades with the staff and acting out All Quiet on the Western Front. I always thought that summed up how very genuine he was. And it was a genuineness that showed in his handling of the court.
"Rafael Edward" ""Ted"" "Cruz" is the Seniority in the United States Senate/junior United States Senate/United States Senator from Texas. Elected in 2012, he is the first Latino to hold the office of US Senator from Texas. Cruz is a member of the Republican Party (United States)/Republican Party. He served as Solicitor#United States/Solicitor General of Texas from 2003 to May 2008, after being appointed by Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott. Between 1999 and 2003, Cruz served as the director of the Office of Policy Planning at the Federal Trade Commission, an United States Deputy Attorney General/Associate Deputy Attorney General at the United States Department of Justice, and as Domestic Policy Advisor to U.S. President George W. Bush on the 2000 George W. Bush presidential campaign, 2000/Bush-Cheney campaign. Cruz was also an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Texas School of Law in Austin, Texas/Austin, where he taught U.S. Supreme Court litigation, from 2004 to 2009. Cruz is one of three Latinos in the Senate; the others — also Americans of Cubans/Cuban ancestry — are fellow Republican Marco Rubio of Florida and Democrat Bob Menendez of New Jersey.More Ted Cruz on Wikipedia.