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Jun 10, 2014, 8:13pm EDT
  • August 1, 2014

    Eric Cantor will leave Congress early

    He won't serve out his term.

  • June 19, 2014

    Eric Cantor's replacement is just like Eric Cantor

    Nothing will change for House Republicans.

  • June 12, 2014

    Jon Stewart on Eric Cantor

    Comedian skewers the idea that cooperation is dead in congress — it was never alive to begin with.

  • June 11, 2014

    Cantor says he'll step down as majority leader

    He downplayed Republican divisions at today's press conference.

  • June 11, 2014

    Watch Eric Cantor's press conference

    He announced he'll step down as majority leader.

  • June 11, 2014

    The simplest explanation for Cantor's defeat

    Ezra Klein explains in 2 minutes.

  • June 11, 2014

    Report: Cantor will step down as majority leader

    And the battle to succeed him has already begun.

  • June 11, 2014

    7 explanations for Eric Cantor’s shocking defeat

    Why did the House Majority Leader go down to a little-known primary challenger?

  • June 11, 2014

    Eric Cantor wasn’t beaten by the Tea Party

    Cantor was beaten by a tiny fraction of the voters in his district.

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  • June 11, 2014

    Poll: Cantor's district likes immigration reform

    As long as it's worded a certain way, at least.

  • June 11, 2014

    Cantor's campaign bought a lot of steak

  • June 10, 2014

    David Brat's controversial economics program

    BB&T bank underwrote the program that Brat headed at Randolph-Macon. That program created controversy when it required schools to teach Ayn Rand.

  • June 10, 2014

    A primer on Dave Brat, the man who defeated Cantor

    He wrote about Ayn Rand, and skipped political meetings to prepare for final exams.

  • June 10, 2014

    Pelosi's ex-chief of staff on Cantor's loss

    So how's John Boehner feeling tonight?

  • June 10, 2014

    Cantor ads portrayed Brat as a "liberal professor"

    Eric Cantor portrayed challenger David Brat as too close to Democrat Tim Kaine.

  • June 10, 2014

    What David Brat’s academic research tells us

    There's a lot you can learn about David Brat's beliefs by reading his academic research.

  • June 10, 2014

    Republican Jewish Committee chief reacts to Cantor

  • June 10, 2014

    Meanwhile, Lindsey Graham is safe...

  • June 10, 2014

    Read Cantor's anti-"amnesty" campaign mailers

    Eric Cantor wanted voters to know he was "stopping the Obama-Reid plan to give illegal aliens amnesty."

  • June 10, 2014

    Todd Starnes says invaders have lost

  • June 10, 2014

    This thing I didn't predict was always obvious

    Guess it's that time of night.

  • June 10, 2014

    11 political lessons from Eric Cantor's loss

    John Boehner must be having an emotionally complicated evening.

  • June 10, 2014

    Eric Cantor was no friend to immigration reform

  • June 10, 2014

    Virginia's artfully gerrymandered House map

  • June 10, 2014

    Cantor loss is bad news for the NSA

    The Tea Party candidate who just toppled the House Majority Leader is a skeptic of NSA spying.

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