Ted Cruz Surges Past Trump in Iowa

Move over Donal Trump, there’s a new conservative firebrand on top in Iowa. Senator Ted Cruz of Texas has jumped 21 percentage points in the most recent Des Moines Register/Bloomberg Politics poll. Cruz was the number one choice for 31 percent of those polled. Trump held steady at 21 percent, while Ben Carson plummeted 15 points from his height to take third with 13.