Ted Cruz to Announce Presidential Bid on Monday

NBC News confirms, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz will announce his presidential bid on Monday during an address at Liberty University in Virginia. Cruz, a conservative Republican famed for his staunch opposition to the president's signature health care law and his executive actions on immigration, will become the first GOP hopeful to formally announce a White House run. In a March NBC News/ Wall Street Journal poll , 40 percent of GOP primary voters said they could see themselves supporting Cruz for president, while 38 percent said they could not see themselves backing him.