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Ted Cruz holds campaign rally in Mandeville

Ted Cruz announces to a crowd of supporters that he leads a new national poll. (Source: CNN) Ted Cruz announces to a crowd of supporters that he leads a new national poll. (Source: CNN)
MANDEVILLE, LA (WVUE) -

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz was set to take the stage in Mandeville on Friday to rally voters before Saturday's presidential primaries.

Sen. Cruz is currently second in the GOP primaries with 231 delegates, behind Donald Trump who currently holds 329.

Cruz was set to speak at 8:30 p.m. at the Castine Center. As of 9 p.m., he had not stepped up to the podium. A recording of his full speech will be available online at the rally's conclusion.

Trump spoke earlier tonight in New Orleans, you can watch a recording of his speech here.

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