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Verdict with Ted Cruz

Join Senator Ted Cruz and co-host Michael Knowles as they break down the most important news stories of the day and reveal what they mean for you. On "Verdict with Ted Cruz,” you will go behind the scenes of the political debates that define our country."Verdict with Ted Cruz" is being brought to you by Jobs, Freedom, and Security PAC, a political action committee dedicated to supporting conservative causes, organizations, and candidates across the country. In 2022, Jobs, Freedom, and Security PAC plans to donate to conservative candidates running for Congress and help the Republican Party across the nation.

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Ep. 11 - Inside The State Of The Union

After the State of the Union, Senator Cruz gives an inside look at the Iowa disaster. We breakdown President Trump's speech, Rush Limbaugh is awarded the Medal of Freedom, and we cover what's coming in the final vote on impeachment. All that and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

30mins

5 Feb 2020

Rank #1

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Ep. 16 - How Nigel Farage Won Brexit

Nigel Farage joins Senator Ted Cruz and Michael Knowles to break down what led to the UK’s dramatic exit from the EU, discuss what Huawei's spy tech could mean for the Five Eyes relationship, and drop a few bombshells about the most important issue of our time, Megxit.Verdict is co-hosted by Senator Ted Cruz and Michael Knowles. To hear more of Michael, check out The Michael Knowles Show on Youtube, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you stream your favorite podcasts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

27mins

5 Mar 2020

Rank #2

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Ep. 3 - Democrats Throw Biden Under The Bus

House Democrats open the door on the Bidens’ crooked dealings in Ukraine. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

31mins

25 Jan 2020

Rank #3

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Ep. 17 - Cruz's Coronavirus Quarantine

Senator Cruz self-quarantines after a run-in with coronavirus at CPAC, so Michael satellites in to get the latest on where the virus came from, how it's spreading, and what the government is doing to stop it.Verdict is co-hosted by Senator Ted Cruz and Michael Knowles. To hear more of Michael, check out The Michael Knowles Show on Youtube, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you stream your favorite podcasts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

27mins

11 Mar 2020

Rank #4

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Ep. 4 - From ‘Roe’ To Impeachment

The Democrats wrap up their case against the President, the Trump team launches its arguments tomorrow, and we all march for life on the 47th anniversary of Roe v. Wade.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

27mins

25 Jan 2020

Rank #5

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Ep. 10 - It’s Not Over Yet

Sen. Lindsey Graham stops by to walk us through how Mitch McConnell got 51 votes to stop further witnesses. But Senator Cruz knows a lot could happen between now and acquittal.Verdict is co-hosted by Senator Ted Cruz and Michael Knowles. To hear more of Michael, check out The Michael Knowles Show on Youtube, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you stream your favorite podcasts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

32mins

1 Feb 2020

Rank #6

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Ep. 12 - It All Comes Down To This

The Senate votes on whether or not to remove the President, one Republican defects, and the stakes couldn’t be higher moving forward.Verdict is co-hosted by Senator Ted Cruz and Michael Knowles. To hear more of Michael, check out The Michael Knowles Show on Youtube, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you stream your favorite podcasts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

29mins

6 Feb 2020

Rank #7

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Ep. 6 - The Bolton Bombshell

A leak from John Bolton’s leak throws impeachment into chaos, President Trump’s legal team comes out swinging, and Senator Cruz sends at least one reporter up a wall. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

28mins

28 Jan 2020

Rank #8

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Ep. 5 - Now It's Our Turn

The Trump team finally gets a chance to make their case against impeachment, Senator Cruz identifies the sneaky logical trick in Democrats' arguments, and four presidential candidates are stuck in the Capitol just nine days before the Iowa caucuses. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

25mins

25 Jan 2020

Rank #9

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Ep. 13 - The Stakes of 2020

Senator Cruz and Michael examine the radical policies that could follow a Democratic victory in November.Verdict is co-hosted by Senator Ted Cruz and Michael Knowles. To hear more of Michael, check out The Michael Knowles Show on Youtube, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you stream your favorite podcasts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

24mins

11 Feb 2020

Rank #10

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Ep. 14 - Live at CPAC

Senator Ted Cruz and Michael Knowles discuss the major shift in the two parties that has led to so many conservative victories in recent years. Then, RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel joins to discuss the party's 2020 strategy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

20mins

27 Feb 2020

Rank #11

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Ep. 15 - A Firsthand Look at Socialism

Senator Cruz’s tia joins the show to share her firsthand experience living under Castro-era socialism and they consider what an America under President Bernie Sanders would look like.Verdict is co-hosted by Senator Ted Cruz and Michael Knowles. To hear more of Michael, check out The Michael Knowles Show on Youtube, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you stream your favorite podcasts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

25mins

29 Feb 2020

Rank #12

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Ep. 8 - Four Crucial Questions

President Trump weighs in on Senator Cruz’s impeachment performance, and the Senator tries to get even one straight answer out of Adam Schiff.This show was co-hosted by Senator Ted Cruz and Michael Knowles. To hear more of Michael, check out The Michael Knowles Show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you stream your favorite podcasts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

23mins

30 Jan 2020

Rank #13

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Ep. 7 - The Deal of the Century

The arguments are over, Mitch McConnell doesn’t have the votes to end impeachment, and President Trump tries to bring peace to the Middle East. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

29mins

29 Jan 2020

Rank #14

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Ep. 9 - A Day In The Life

The Senate heads for a nail-biter. The Senator sits down in the daylight for a change to lay out his strategy before heading to Capitol Hill.This show was co-hosted by Senator Ted Cruz and Michael Knowles. To hear more of Michael, check out The Michael Knowles Show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you stream your favorite podcasts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

30mins

30 Jan 2020

Rank #15

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Ep. 59 - Holy Crap, What a Week

The media has declared Joe Biden the winner of the 2020 presidential election. Fortunately, the media doesn't get to pick the president. Senator Ted Cruz joins Michael Knowles to break down everything that happened in the last seven days, who the next president will be, and what’s next for America. Also, did Andrew McCabe perjure himself while being questioned by Congress this week? Senator Cruz reveals his plan to find out whether McCabe or Comey is the bigger snake. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

31mins

12 Nov 2020

Rank #16

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Ep. 57 - American Oligarchs

Just two weeks before the election, Big Tech tyrants censored (read: completely hid) a bombshell story from the New York Post about Hunter Biden, and they are going to answer for it. Following his call to subpoena the Big Tech bosses to the Judiciary Committee room and following the DOJ’s decision to sue Google, Senator Cruz joins Michael Knowles to discuss why these moves are so important to the future of democracy in America and why allowing a few billionaires to have a monopoly over every means of communication is incredibly dangerous. Plus, is the Senator really a vegan? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

28mins

21 Oct 2020

Rank #17

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Ep. 54 - James Comey, Incompetent or Corrupt?

Senator Cruz comes straight from the Comey hearing on the Hill to the podcast studio where Michael Knowles joins him to discuss Comey’s J. Edgar Hoover complex, what the next three weeks will mean for confirming Judge Barrett, and Joe Biden’s inability to admit that he supports radical leftist positions. Plus, is Chris Wallace the worst debate moderator of all time? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

27mins

2 Oct 2020

Rank #18

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Ep. 46 - Live at the RNC

In a late-night throwback to the early days of the show, Michael Knowles joins Senator Ted Cruz live after President Trump’s RNC acceptance speech. The podcasting pair not only react to the president’s speech, but also recap last week’s DNC debacle and recount the latest damage from the hurricanes pounding the southern states. Plus, our loyal audience gets the opportunity to send in live questions during the show. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr

29 Aug 2020

Rank #19