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  1. A political monster created by Republicans themselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... primary for the sin of admitting that he believed in human-caused climate change. In 2014, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor lost a primary to an insurgent challenger because the right wing in his district was angry that he had voted to raise the ...

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  2. Conservative Groups Won't Be Sidelined, Health Vote ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics

    ... would somehow magically repeal Obamacare," said Rory Cooper, a former aide to then-House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, "so forgive me if I don't trust their strategic skillsets." Phillips, for his part, points out that House Republicans voted dozens ...

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  3. Republicans fumble ACA repeal: Expert reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Reagan , could get elected in today's GOP. This was followed by the ouster of former House Majority Leader, Eric Cantor (R-VA), who was primaried by Tea Party candidate Dave Brat in 2014. Why? He was perceived as too moderate. He was the first ...

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  4. 7 Times Obamacare Escaped the Death PanelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | TIME.com

    ... and blocking the issuance of the regulations necessary to implement it," House Republican whip Virginia Rep. Eric Cantor said at the time, the Affordable Care Act by a vote of 5 to 4, handing another victory to Obama and Democratic lawmakers. The ...

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  5. Has There Ever Been a Crazier Week in Congress?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Slate Magazine

    ... with health care. Remember, even before the Affordable Care Act passed, seven and a half years ago, then-Whip Eric Cantor said that their alternative to Obamacare was, quote, "weeks away." The reality was that they kept promising that they were ...

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  6. Trump Ultimatum For House GOP: Vote On Health Bill Or Affordable Care Act StandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | WNED

    ... keeps premiums too high, they believe. Dave Brat, a Virginia representative who defeated former Majority Leader Eric Cantor, said he wants to see an "ironclad" document from the White House that shows premiums would be lowered under this bill. The ...

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  7. In Major Blow To Trump, GOP Health Care Bill Vote DelayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... keeps premiums too high, they believe. Dave Brat, a Virginia representative who defeated former Majority Leader Eric Cantor, said he wants to see an "ironclad" document from the White House that shows premiums would be lowered under this bill. The ...

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  8. Cantor Says Ryan Team Is `Throttle Down' Seeking Health VotesRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 23 | The Washington Post

    Eric Cantor, the former House majority leader who became a banker at Moelis & Co., said Speaker Paul Ryan's team is acting with urgency to convince fellow Republican lawmakers to support the party's health-care bill. The "entire leadership is in gear, all in, throttle-down, in this stage of the process," Cantor said Thursday in an interview on Bloomberg Television.

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  9. White House adds a tech adviserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | Federal Computer Week

    ... campaign trail. He served as the deputy communications director - and later digital director - for former Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.) from 2006 until 2011. When Cantor became House Majority Leader in 2011, Lira was tapped as his senior advisor. In ...

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  10. Trump has a new tech whisperer in the White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | Re/code

    ... GOP candidates for the U.S. Senate. Lira has also served as a senior adviser to former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., and he worked as a digital director for Paul Ryan while Ryan was running as a vice presidential candidate on GOP ...

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  11. Republican leaders must fight for regulation-repeal in healthcare billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Washington Examiner

    ... a new entitlement and bailed out Wall Street. The Tea Party was partly a revolt against those broken promises. Eric Cantor and John Boehner lost their jobs because of disillusionment among a conservative base that felt it was lied to. Republican ...

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  12. Eric Cantor speaks to U.Va. students as part of the 'Batten Hour' seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Cavalier Daily

    Eric Cantor, a former Republican House Majority Leader and House Minority Whip, spoke at the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy Monday as part of the "Batten Hour" series organized by the Batten Council. Cantor addressed a host of issues facing President Donald Trump's administration, including concerns about the fracturing of the party, Obamacare, American multinational corporations returning to the U.S. and the phenomena of "fake news."

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  13. Democrats should take advantage of minority party statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Cavalier Daily

    ... incumbents who were deemed too moderate. Arms-control legend Dick Lugar of Indiana, Mike Castle of Delaware, Eric Cantor of Virginia and numerous others lost to fringe candidates as America's growing hatred of all things elite and establishment grew ...

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  14. Ryan: More help for older people needed in GOP health billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | The Post-Standard

    ... to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, March, 15, 2017. Brat, who ousted House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in 2014, is a conservative member of the House Freedom Caucus, which is opposed to the GOP health care bill embraced by ...

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  15. Republicans clobbering the low income, older American worker; where many of their voters resideRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 19 | Theslowlane

    Republican former Congressman Eric Cantor speaks out on healthcare reform. It's like a "do or die" moment for the Republicans.

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  16. Eric Cantor: GOP, Trump a will sink or swim togethera on health careRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    The new GOP health care proposal may have taken on the moniker "Ryancare" after House Speaker Paul Ryan, but former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor says at the end of the day it all belongs to Trump. "At this point, Trump is the quarterback of the team," Cantor told ABC News' Jonathan Karl on the Powerhouse Politics podcast.

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  17. Health care fight raises concerns about Paul Ryan's political skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Yahoo!

    ... acquire those skills before taking the post of speaker, in contrast to the House majority leader at the time, Eric Cantor. Boehner rose to a leadership position by becoming a committee chairman, where he learned how to build consensus around a set ...

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  18. Rich Lowry Can't Solve Trump's ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Washington Monthly

    ... because he wasn't a Republican. He wasn't anything like George or Jeb Bush. He wasn't like John Boehner and Eric Cantor. That was a huge part of his appeal. And it wasn't just that he was more pugnacious. It was that he was different when it came to ...

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  19. The Daily 202: With Obamacare repeal, House Budget Committee chair...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Washington Post

    ... morning in Black's committee. She can afford only four defections, and Virginia's Dave Brat - the guy who felled Eric Cantor - already came out as a hard no. Now some conservatives who have voiced deep concerns say they will vote to advance the ...

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  20. Over 12 million signed up for Affordable Care Act coverage this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Ohio.com

    ... Brat R-Va. talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday. Brat, who ousted House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in 2014, is a conservative member of the House Freedom Caucus, which is opposed to the GOP health care bill embraced by ...

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