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Saturday, September 28 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Live Recording of "Why is This Happening? with Chris Hayes"

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The host of MSNBC’s “All In” talks to U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas about small government, big tech, the Senate vs. the House and his relationship with the president

Watch the livestream of this panel here.

Programmed in partnership with NBC News

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Chris Hayes

Host of MSNBC's "All In"
Hayes is the host of “All In with Chris Hayes” on MSNBC and has served as editor-at-large of The Nation since 2007. Previously, he hosted “Up w/ Chris Hayes” and served as a frequent substitute host for “The Rachel Maddow Show” and “The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell... Read More →

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Ted Cruz

U.S. Senator
Cruz, R-Texas, was first elected to the U.S. Senate in 2012 and ran as a Republican candidate for president in 2016. He serves on the Senate Commerce, Science & Transportation, Foreign Relations, Judiciary, Joint Economic and Rules & Administration committees. Previously, Cruz served... Read More →

Saturday September 28, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm CDT
The Paramount Theatre