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  1. MomentumON Cats, Baseball and LonelinessRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... chiding Speaker of the House John Boehner, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Majority leader Eric Cantor, for congratulating French and English allies in the victory in Libya, and ignoring American involvement. "I have serious ...

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  2. Thad Cochran marries longtime aideRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KSFO AM 560

    ... from Cochran prompted speculation about his mental faculties. Once such event came after House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Virginia, was ousted in a primary race by Dave Brat, potentially foreshadowing Cochran's own fate. Asked about the ...

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  3. A. Barton Hinkle: Anti-Immigration Conservatives Hit a New LowRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    If Cesar Vargas ever becomes a military lawyer, the terrorists will have already won. Or so says Dave Brat, the Virginia Republican who beat House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in a primary contest a little less than a year ago. 2 comments

  4. Va. House speaker and GOP challenger battle in first forum before primaryRead the original story

    Sunday | The Washington Post

    ... intent on capitalizing on the voter disaffection that helped Dave Brat oust former U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor last year, Stimpson tried to paint Howell as out of touch with conservative principles of low taxes and small government. In ...

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  5. The GOP's xenophobia primary: Why the Republican candidates are ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Salon

    ... only from one side. Take, for instance, the great giant slayer David Brat who unseated the House majority leader Eric Cantor in a primary last year. It was taken as an article of faith among the mainstream media that this was the result of populist ...

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  6. Tea Party Wins Kentucky Primary But Bigger Challenge AwaitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... are under the radar, and its candidates can sneak up on the establishment. Think of former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor , who lost his 2014 primary in Virginia's 7th district to upstart tea-party challenger David Brat . That win was a stunner ...

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  7. Political HealingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Weekly Standard

    ... since every Democrat voted against him. Another example: the primary defeat last year of House majority leader Eric Cantor of Virginia. The victor was David Brat, an economics professor at Randolph-Macon College who'd never won elective office. Brat ...

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  8. Why Paul Ryan is suddenly so happy to work with Barack ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Salon

    ... that Obama will ever agree to a deal that cuts Social Security; and if that makes you happy, you have Ryan (and Eric Cantor ) to thank. The reason I find myself on this stretch of memory lane isn't because I'm particularly interested in reliving ...

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  9. Pataki: Send troops back to IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | CNN

    ... will almost certainly confront the next president. Dave Brat's upset primary victory over House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in Virginia joins a long list of political table turning at the polls. The most famous was in 1948 when Democratic President ...

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  10. MomentumON Cats, Baseball and LonelinessRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... chiding Speaker of the House John Boehner, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Majority leader Eric Cantor, for congratulating French and English allies in the victory in Libya, and ignoring American involvement. "I have serious ...

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  11. Challenger to Va. House speaker accuses him of 'cheating' in ballot rulesRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | The Washington Post

    ... Hoping to capiA talA ize on the GOP disaffection that helped Dave Brat oust then-U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor from his congressional district last year, Stimpson has tried to paint Howell as a tax-and-spend deal-maker who has lost touch ...

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  12. Tea Party Vs. Republican Party: Who Will Win In 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Investopedia

    ... Party can govern, but Republican candidates still must win Tea Party-dominated primaries. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's "operatic" defeat by a primary challenger in June is the textbook example of this danger. Mitch McConnell escaped the same ...

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  13. Reporting: Campaign 2012CNN'S Orchestrated Attack on Cain Didn't WorkRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... thousand of these "directionless losers" are expected to attend rallies in more than 650 cities, Oct. 15.) Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.), House majority leader, called the protest nothing more than "growing mobs," completely oblivious to his myriad ...

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  14. Immigrants are like ISIS!: The myth and reality of libertarian populist Dave BratRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Salon

    A little less than a year ago, Republican congressman and then-House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was defeated in his district's GOP primary. His vanquisher was a little-funded and even lesser-known college professor by the name of Dave Brat, who won in part by portraying Cantor as a consummate Washington insider and a fake conservative.

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  15. Lynnel Ruckert: The House Staffer Who Saw Eric Cantor's Loss as a WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | National Journal

    Lynnel Ruckert was at Nationals Park for a charity event with her two elementary school-aged children on June 10, 2014 when she first heard the news: then-Majority Leader Eric Cantor had lost the Virginia primary. His defeat sent shock waves through Capitol Hill and a ripple effect through the House GOP leadership team.

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  16. Lindsey Graham And Dick Durbin Join Forces For The Love Of Science ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Switched

    ... spending money on the NIH without offsetting it with cuts elsewhere, including former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) . The decision by Graham to start an NIH caucus with Durbin, just before Graham is likely to announce a presidential bid ...

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  17. Congressman Shrugs Off Dreamers' Patriotism, Says ISIS Would Enlist, TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Switched

    Rep. Dave Brat , the immigration hardliner who unseated former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor , dismissed arguments from his colleagues that young undocumented immigrants who want to enlist in the military are showing their patriotism. "I wanted to stand up and shout, I mean, ISIS is willing to serve in our military as well," Brat said on The John Fredericks Show on Friday. 3 comments

  18. Condoms-in-porn initiative spurs concern about foreign money in electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | USA Today

    ... gained attention in 2014 for helping a little-known professor Dave Brat toss out then-House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in the Virginia GOP primary. (Brat won the general election.) Pudner now runs Take Back Our Republic, a group working to ...

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  19. Rubio: I dropped immigration reform because it won't get through CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Washington Examiner

    ... He attributed the decline to three things: The last election, which saw the defeat of former House Majority Eric Cantor, R-Va., at least in part because Republican primary voters believed he was too supportive of the reform bill; President Obama's ... 1 comment

  20. Conservatives warm to funding medical researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Washington Examiner

    ... but said the plan includes "proposals to encourage innovation that will ultimately lower healthcare costs." Eric Cantor, who was House majority leader before being ousted in the Virginia primary last year, has recently called for Congress to provide ...

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