Eclectic Mix of Donors in Race to Succeed Cantor The race to succeed House Majority Leader Eric Cantor has attracted donations from Sarah Palin and Emmy-winning TV producer Jonathan Littman, as both Republican and Democratic candidates reap the benefits of Cantor's upset loss in last month's GOP primary.
Republican Who Beat Cantor Says His Campaign is 'Unifying' the GOPCongressional candidate Dave Brat, who rode a tea party-fueled wave to an upset victory over U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, preached party unity Thursday and said his campaign represents all corners of the Republican Party.
Hot Race For No. 3 Spot In GOP Leadership House Republicans gathered Wednesday to hear pitches from candidates vying to be their new leaders as conservatives hoped they wouldn't be shut out of a top spot.
Brat Makes 1st Appearance Since Beating Cantor In his first public appearance since last week's primary victory against Majority Leader Eric Cantor, Dave Brat said Tuesday he was "hitting the ground running" in his general election campaign, with a message promoting "economic prosperity."
Cantor's Staff Reportedly Spends Thousands of Dollars at Capitol Hill BarHouse Majority Leader Eric Cantor won't be stepping down until the end of July, but his congressional staff reportedly spent thousands of dollars on a going-away party Wednesday night at a Capitol Hill watering hole.
Palin: 'Amnesty Will Decimate Main Street'Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin warns that amnesty will decimate America.
Sharpton: Brat's Win 'Threatens Civil Rights, Immigration Rights' In USRev. Al Sharpton warns that Dave Brat’s primary win over House Majority Leader Eric Cantor threatens civil rights in the United States.
Rand Paul: 'The Ball Is Moving Forward' On Immigration ReformU.S. Sen. Rand Paul said Wednesday that "the ball is moving forward" on immigration reform despite the surprise defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in the Virginia primary.
Graham: Let's Fix Immigration Before It 'Leads To Another 9/11-Type Attack'A day after soundly defeating six Republican challengers, U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham said he will try to push the GOP to solve hard problems such as immigration.
Cantor's Loss Seems Likely To Make Politics More Difficult For ObamaFor 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.
Clinton: Cantor Opponent 'Ran Against Immigrants' Hillary Clinton says Majority Leader Eric Cantor "was defeated by a candidate who basically ran against immigrants."