By: Lloyd Marcus
Talk about hitting the ground running. Mary and my flight from Florida landed in Las Vegas at 8:30am. We jumped into an SUV with our Conservative Campaign Committee team and began traveling Nevada, waving “Ted Cruz” signs at busy intersections and highways in Henderson, Pahrump, Beatty, Tonopah and Mina.
I love our boots-on-the-ground campaigning adventures. I enjoy chatting with local volunteers; asking why they chose our candidate. I also like tasting local cuisine. During a campaign in Michigan, I had my first taste of Walleye; a great fish.
Our first sign wave was in Henderson, Nevada. Two women wearing “Ted Cruz” shirts joined our team to wave signs. They are in the gun/self-defense instruction business. Pistol-packin’ mommas, Lynne and Nancy, are strong Christian conservative women. In a nutshell, they are extremely disturbed by our country’s cultural rot and believe Cruz is the only candidate they totally trust to turn things around.