See it now: Cruz campaign to run first 2016 ads

Ted Cruz Ad -- BlessingBy The Iowa Statesman


As the only announced and officially filed mainstream candidate for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) took advantage of the opportunity to unveil his first political TV spot. “Blessing” will run on cable and local television markets in Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada, and South Carolina this weekend. Scroll down to see the ad for yourself now.

“God’s blessing has been on America from the very beginning of this nation,” Cruz says in the ad. “Over and over again, when we faced impossible odds, theĀ American people rose to the challenge.”