By David M. Drucker | 07/08/14 03:37 PM
The leadership shuffle caused by Rep. Eric Cantor's departure is being cited as one of the reasons health care is being punted to the fall.
07/05/14 11:00 AM
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia state Republican lawmakers have lost one of their more reliable sources of campaign cash with U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's pending exit from Congress, a loss that's already causing tension within the party. Cantor's campaign account and the...
By Steve Forbes | 07/02/14 02:04 PM
Rep. Eric Cantor's loss to largely unknown primary challenger Dave Brat surprised everyone. Brat himself called the win a “miracle.” Now, on the heels of this headline-grabbing result, Republican strategists are distancing themselves from the Cantor campaign, while simultaneously pointing...
By Rebecca Berg | 06/27/14 09:26 PM
Earlier this month, Republican Lee Zeldin, who is running for Congress this year, welcomed Eric Cantor to Quiogue, N.Y., to headline a fundraiser on Zeldin's behalf.
By Steve Doty | 06/26/14 11:31 AM
Dave Brat made national headlines earlier this month when he unseated incumbent House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.
By Betsy Woodruff | 06/25/14 10:42 AM
Almost exactly two weeks ago, Dave Brat gained national attention by pulling off a primary win over then-House Majority Leader Eric Cantor that he called "an unbelievable miracle." Brat spoke with the Washington Examiner this morning about his efforts to reintroduce himself to the public and his...
By Michael Barone | 06/22/14 04:55 PM
What should Republican lawmakers do about immigration? That's been a simmering source of controversy ever since George W. Bush's push for so-called comprehensive immigration legislation, with legalization and enforcement provisions, in 2006. Most liberals and many economic conservatives argued...
By David Harsanyi | 06/20/14 11:02 AM
Even in the most catastrophic year for congressional incumbents, 90 percent of them will win re-election — and most of them will do so rather easily. Many of them, in fact, won't even have to run a campaign.
By Ashe Schow | 06/20/14 09:54 AM
Former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer apologized on Facebook for his offensive comments about House Majority Leader Eric Cantor and Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., and the commenters on the post are ridiculous. "I recently made a number of stupid and insensitive remarks to a reporter from the...
By Philip Klein | 06/19/14 06:15 PM
For good reason, conservatives lamented the fact that House Republicans on Thursday voted to replace Rep. Eric Cantor, R-Va., as majority leader with his hand picked successor, Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif.
By David M. Drucker | 06/19/14 04:34 PM
Where Eric Cantor pushed, expect Kevin McCarthy to steer. Where the outgoing House majority leader has used his post to lead the Republican Party, expect his successor to lead his conference.
By Susan Ferrechio | 06/19/14 03:15 PM
House Republicans Tuesday voted to install their chief vote counter as the new majority leader, rejecting a more conservative but slightly less experienced opponent.
By Betsy Woodruff | 06/19/14 02:25 PM
Dave Brat has a new campaign manager, and she's an Eric Cantor alum.
By Ashe Schow | 06/19/14 12:30 PM
Former Gov. Brian Schweitzer, D-Mont, thinks men from the South, including House Majority Leader (for now) Eric Cantor, R-Va., are "a little effeminate." Schweitzer, who spoke with National Journal writer Marin Cogan the night Cantor suffered his stunning loss to Dave Brat, apparently has...
By Michael Barone | 06/18/14 04:36 PM
The outlook for 2016 is murky, with a stale Hillary Clinton way ahead of other Democrats and a stable of Republicans closely clustered out of the starting gate with no clear leader or perceptible opening.
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