Wednesday's political news spanned from Texas to Israel:
- Tuesday's vote in Texas brought a big victory for Tea Party-backed candidate Ted Cruz in the Texas Senate race
- The Boston Globe reports that GOP hopeful Mitt Romney praised Israel's health care system in a speech there, saying it is much cheaper than that in the U.S. and that Israelis live longer
- A new poll from Quinnipiac University and the New York Times showing President Obama leading Republican Mitt Romney in Ohio, Florida and Pennsylvania
Texas Tribune: Voters Were In Mood To Oust Incumbents
- Evan Smith, editor-in-chief of the Texas Tribune
This segment aired on August 1, 2012.