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U.S. Senate candidate Ted Cruz speaks to a cheerful crowd after he defeated Republican rival, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst in a runoff election for the GOP nomination for the U.S. Senate seat vacated by the retiring Kay Bailey Hutchison on Tuesday in Houston. (AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, Johnny Hanson)

Read more: http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/08/01/ted-cruz-defeats-dewhurst-texas-us-senate-runoff/#ixzz22v8kM8Vs U.S. Senate candidate Ted Cruz speaks to a cheerful crowd after he defeated Republican rival, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst in a runoff election for the GOP nomination for the U.S. Senate seat vacated by the retiring Kay Bailey Hutchison on Tuesday in Houston. (AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, Johnny Hanson) Read more: http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/08/01/ted-cruz-defeats-dewhurst-texas-us-senate-runoff/#ixzz22v8kM8Vs  

RNC chairman announces five additional Republican convention headliners

RNC Chairman Announces Five Additional Republican Convention Headliners

Tampa, Fla. – Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus today announced five additional headliners who will address the Republican National Convention August 27-30. More convention speakers, including the keynote, will be announced in the coming days. The five speakers announced today are:

• Texas Republican U.S. Senate Nominee Ted Cruz, former Texas solicitor general (first Hispanic and youngest person in that position);

• Puerto Rico Governor Luis Fortuño, first Republican elected governor of Puerto Rico since 1969 and first Republican representative from Puerto Rico elected to Congress;

• Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, 45th governor of Wisconsin and the first U.S. governor to have successfully kept their seat in a recall election.

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