Tag: Eric Cantor

Political Shocker: Cantor loses

Well no one saw that coming.  David Brat, an economics professor at Randolph-Macon College, trounced Republican Majority leader Eric Cantor in the Republican primary last night.  Brat is a down the line pro-life conservative, go here to view his website.  There were two issues separating Cantor and Brat:  amnesty and a deep dissatisfaction with Republican

Pro-Life Republicans

Last night all but one, who voted present, of the House Republicans voted in favor of the Stupak Amendment in spite of knowing that its passage made likely the final passage of ObamaCare.  Here is a statement of the House Republican Leadership issued last night before either the Stupak amendment or ObamaCare was passed: House Republican Leader John