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Eric Cantor Government Shutdown

Jennifer Bendery

Eric Cantor Blamed By Virginia Colleagues For Prolonging Shutdown

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two Virginia congressmen fumed Tuesday about the damage being done to their state by the ongoing government shutdown and laid the blame ...

Sabrina Siddiqui

White House Rejects House GOP Debt Ceiling Offer

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans said Saturday that the White House has rejected their offer to temporarily increase the debt ceiling and open the gove...

Jennifer Bendery

Republicans Plead For Funding For Kids With Cancer After Getting It Canceled

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The politics behind the government shutdown reached a new level of absurdity on Thursday as a group of conservative House Republicans --...

Sabrina Siddiqui

GOP Leader Stands Firm Against Clean Bill To Reopen Government

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) said Thursday that a bill to reopen the government must chip away at Obamacare, despite growing calls from h...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Eric Cantor Urges Red State Democrats To Defund Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) quickly made the Friday vote to defund Obamacare political, singling out four Democratic senat...

WATCH: GOP Rep Says Defunding Obamacare Will Cost Republicans House Majority

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.16.2013 | Politics

Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) warned his colleagues Wednesday that shutting down the government over Obamacare might cost Republicans the House majorit...

Jason Linkins

Eric Cantor Signals To GOP Colleagues That They Should STFU About Government Shutdown

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.12.2013 | Politics

Based upon what Robert Costa is reporting today, it would seem that the GOP's "Defund Obamacare Or We'll Shut Down The Government" caucus is all but d...

Elise Foley

Eric Cantor: Congress Will Pass Continuing Resolution To Avoid Government Shutdown

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 11.07.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Congress will take up a continuing resolution to fund the government on the week of Sept. 19, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) ...

Schumer, Cantor Go Head-To-Head Over Federal Budget

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 05.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — They're a pair of flamboyant lawyers who are fond of cameras and adept at messaging, two deputies with ambitions to land, someday, ...

Eric Cantor: No Stopgap Spending Bill Beyond April 8

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Democrats indicated Tuesday they may be willing to accept Republican-backed curbs on the Environmental Protection Agency and other ...