The candidate's campaign manager confirmed that Cruz has dropped out after a crushing defeat at the hands of front-runner Donald Trump in the Indiana primary. Here's Cruz talking to supporters after the Indiana primary Tuesday night:
"Together we left it all on the field in Indiana. We gave it everything we got. But the voters chose another path. And so, with a heavy heart, but with boundless optimism for the long-term future of our nation, we are suspending our campaign."