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The Daily Szep -- Cantor Buried in Virginia

Paul Szep | Posted 08.12.2014 | Comedy
Paul Szep


Jennifer Bendery

House Republicans Line Up To Replace Eric Cantor As Majority Leader | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans said they're shocked and saddened by Rep. Eric Cantor's (R-Va.) Tuesday night defeat in Virginia's Republican primary ...

Sabrina Siddiqui

The Race To Replace Eric Cantor As Majority Leader Has Already Begun | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 06.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Eric Cantor's shocking defeat in Virginia's 7th District primary on Tuesday caused the biggest shakeup in House leadership since the GOP...

Cantor Out

Jeff Danziger | Posted 08.11.2014 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

Cantor out

With Eric Cantor Defeat, Congressional Republicans Lose Only Non-Christian

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 06.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's (R-Va.) shocking defeat Tuesday in the Republican primary to represent Virginia's 7th Congressional ...

Cantor Says Republicans Will 'See About Additional Taxes,' Then Says They Won't

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.04.2013 | Politics

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) said "we'll see" about higher taxes if President Barack Obama proves he is "serious about fixing the problem...

"New Information" Is Cantor-ese for "I Got Caught"

Dave (Mudcat) Saunders | Posted 09.25.2012 | Politics
Dave (Mudcat) Saunders

How could information about the STOCK Act be "new" to Cantor? He was the one who changed it and moved it to a different section of the bill.

Former White House Economist: Eric Cantor Is Wrong On Taxes

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 06.15.2012 | Business

Eric Cantor (R-Va.), the House Majority Leader, is misrepresenting what President Obama's economic policies actually are, says Austan Goolsbee, a form...

Top Republican's Mortifying Fox News Gaffe

Posted 03.09.2012 | Media

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor appeared on Fox Business Thursday night to discuss a range of topics including job growth and the Republican primary...

Top Cantor Aide Quits

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 03.03.2012 | Politics

Brad Dayspring, top aide to Majority Leader Eric Cantor, abruptly resigned from his position Friday, Politico reports. “Brad has decided to move ...

Amanda Terkel

Eric Cantor Pulls Back His Occupy Wall Street Criticism | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) backed away from calling the Occupy Wall Street protesters "mobs" on Sunday, but he doubled-do...

The TRAIN Act Cuts the Heart out of the Clean Air Act

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 12.10.2011 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

Just when you thought it couldn't get any worse, the TRAIN Act, made it through the House of Representatives. But as Yogi Berra would say, "It ain't over 'til it's over."

Both Sides Now: Obama vs. GOP/Perry vs. Social Security/Reagan vs. Cheney

HuffPost Radio | Posted 11.11.2011 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2010-06-28-bothsides_pull.jpg Mary Matalin and Ron Reagan sharply disagree on whether Obama was passionate or merely political in his jobs address, Perry presidential or just a "gunslinger" in his first debate, and author Cheney a brilliant strategist and/or war criminal.

Kirsten Gillibrand Blasts Eric Cantor Over Disaster Relief

YNN | By Web Staff | Posted 10.31.2011 | Politics

Senator Gillibrand said, "I think it's irresponsible, and I think he lacked judgement, and I think he should come and begin to meet with the homes, th...

"JOBS FIRST" -- Starting 'Labor' Day, Obama Can Turn Tables on GOP

Mark Green | Posted 10.05.2011 | Politics
Mark Green

On Labor Day, President Obama should announce a "Jobs First" program. Namely, spend $300 billion more starting now to spur consumer demand in exchange for $300 billion in reduced spending in 2014. Jobs first. Cuts later.

Amanda Terkel

Eric Cantor's District May Lose AAA Credit Rating | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Moody's Investors Service is warning 162 local governments that they risk a downgrade of their AAA credit rating because of the federal ...

Jennifer Bendery

Biden 'Not Pessimistic' About Progress Of Bipartisan Deficit Talks | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Vice President Joseph Biden said Thursday’s bipartisan deficit talks with lawmakers were the “most frank discussion we have had” b...

Lucia Graves

The 'Learning Curve': Comparing Boehner's Record As Speaker With Pelosi's | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) has struggled to project an image of serenity in the opening weeks of the 112th Congress while worki...

Amanda Terkel

Repealing Health Care Reform Could Force 3 Million Seniors Repay The Gov't $250 | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Three million senior citizens could each have to repay the government $250 if health care reform is repealed, according to two Democratic ...

Amanda Terkel

Republicans FAIL To Defund NPR | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

With additional reporting by Ryan Grim. WASHINGTON -- The Republican campaign to take away all federal funding from National Public Radio (NPR) was...

Author Eric Cantor To Jon Stewart:

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Republican Whip Eric Cantor talked with Jon Stewart last night, in promotion of his new book, "Young Guns: A New Generation Of Conservative Leaders." ...

Dangerous Right Wing Rhetoric: There Will Be Blood

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

It's a shame that not one legit Republican in power is willing to publicly condemn the dangerous rhetoric. But why should they, I guess. They hope to benefit by it come November.

Norman Leboon ARRESTED, Threatened To Kill Rep. Eric Cantor

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Norman Leboon, the man now charged with threatening to kill Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.) was arrested over the weekend, according to a statement released...

Eric Cantor: Bullet Shot At Virginia Congressman's Campaign Office Was 'Randomly Fired'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: House Minority Whip Eric Cantor's spokesman, John Murray, has released the following statement regarding news that the bullet that struck the ...

What's Really Behind the Health Care Hate?

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Have we become so politically correct as a nation as to be so afraid to call this shameful behavior exactly what it is? Not me. This blatant racism makes me sick, and I'm not afraid to call it out.