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Ken Cuccinelli and Ted Cruz Attend Family Foundation Gala in Richmond

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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

Ken Cuccinelli headlined an event with Texas Senator Ted Cruz down at the Richmond Convention Center, Saturday.

Both spoke at a gala for the Family Foundation tonight, while protesters from Planned Parenthood line the streets.

Cruz is the leading senate proponent of using the stalled congressional debate over funding the federal government as leverage for defunding the democratic-backed "Obamacare."

Cruz waged a 21-hour filibuster last month in support of defunding the Affordable Care Act.

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