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House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., addresses President Barack Obama at the Inaugural Luncheon in Statuary Hall on Inauguration Cay at the U.S. Capitol building on Jan. 21, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Matt  Cavanaugh-Pool/Getty Images)

Cantor’s Loss Seems Likely To Make Politics More Difficult For Obama

For years, the White House saw House Majority Leader Eric Cantor as a chief driver of Republicans’ staunch opposition to nearly all of President Barack Obama’s agenda. Now, Cantor’s stunning primary loss seems likely to make politics even more difficult for Obama.

06/12/2014

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Clinton: Cantor Opponent ‘Ran Against Immigrants’

Hillary Clinton says Majority Leader Eric Cantor “was defeated by a candidate who basically ran against immigrants.”

06/11/2014

President Obama told graduates at Worcester Technical High School in Massachusetts that immigration reform is still possible even with Eric Cantor's primary defeat. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: Cantor Loss Is Not The Death Knell Of Immigration Reform

President Obama rejects the notion that Cantor’s primary defeat means there is no chance for an overhaul of immigration laws.

06/11/2014

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Cantor Vanquisher Brat Shies From Tea Party Label

Dave Brat doesn’t like being tagged a tea partyer, his dad says.

06/11/2014

US House Majority Leader Eric Cantor speaks during a press conference announcing his resignation as Majority Leader at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, June 11, 2014. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Cantor to Resign as Majority Leader July 31

Virginia Republican Rep. Eric Cantor says he will step down as House majority leader on July 31. He plans to stay in Congress but not seek re-election.

06/11/2014

Hillary Clinton says Majority Leader Eric Cantor "was defeated by a candidate who basically ran against immigrants." , D.C. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Clinton: Cantor Defeated By Candidate Who ‘Ran Against Immigrants’

Hillary Clinton says Majority Leader Eric Cantor “was defeated by a candidate who basically ran against immigrants.”

06/11/2014

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol on June 10, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Political Analyst: Cantor’s ‘Comeback Will Take A While’ Following Stunning Loss

Eric Cantor made history Tuesday night, but not in a good way, becoming the first sitting House majority leader to lose a primary race.

06/11/2014

House Majority Leader Rep. Eric Cantor, R-Va., speaks during a news conference about  the Success and Opportunity through Quality Charter Schools Act, on Capitol Hill, on May 7, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Numbers USA President: Immigration Deal Is ‘Really Dead Now’ After Cantor Loss

Immigration may have cost Majority Leader Eric Cantor his election. His defeat almost certainly dooms the issue in the House.

06/11/2014

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol on June 10, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Report: Cantor Internal Poll Showed 34-Point Lead Over Brat Last Month

In an upset for the ages, Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia, the second-most powerful man in the House, was dethroned Tuesday by a little-known, Tea Party-backed Republican primary challenger carried to victory on a wave of public anger over calls for looser immigration laws.

06/11/2014

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Brat: ‘This Is A Miracle From God’

Republican Tea Party forces are rejoicing and the party establishment is somber or altogether silent in the wake of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s primary defeat at the hands of political neophyte David Brat, an unflinching foe of loosening immigration laws.

06/11/2014

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