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Cantor to leave leadership post

Politico - 10 Jun 2014
Eric Cantor — looking composed and even unusually at ease — went before the press on Wednesday afternoon and announced he's stepping down as majority leader, ending an 11-year run in Republican leadership. The No. 2 House Republican called his ...
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Eric Cantor offering advice to end 'immigration wars'

The Hill (blog) - 17 Sep 2017
Cantor went on to say that members of Congress should be prepared to face backlash from the extreme wings of their party, but said this kind of a measure is necessary. The op-ed comes less than a week after Trump met with Senate Minority Leader Chuck ...
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Four Pitfalls of Social Product Innovation

Stanford Social Innovation Review (subscription) - 30 Aug 2017
Eric Cantor (@ecantor) has worked in the trenches of social impact product development for the past decade. He established and led Africa's first social impact development laboratory, AppLab Uganda with Google, MTN and Grameen Foundation, creating ...
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Trump's DACA plan would pass hot potato to Congress - 05 Sep 2017
One cautionary tale: the primary upset of former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor to a conservative challenger in 2014 in a campaign that cast him as soft on illegal immigration. That loss convinced many House Republicans that pro-immigrant stances ...
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Don't Play Politics With the 'Dreamers'

New York Times - 20 Sep 2017
Re “How to End the Immigration Wars,” by Eric Cantor (Sunday Review, Sept. 17): I'm relieved to see Mr. Cantor, the former Republican House majority leader, advocate a path to citizenship for our Dreamers. More members of Congress must join his call to ...
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In Free-Range Trump, Many See Potential for a Third Party

New York Times - 11 Sep 2017
Representative Dave Brat, the Virginia Republican who unseated Eric Cantor, the No. 2 House Republican, in 2014, said the rise of anti-establishment figures like Mr. Trump on the right and Senator Bernie Sanders on the left showed the desire for ...
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The Beginning of the End of the Debt Ceiling

The Atlantic - 07 Sep 2017
The debt limit was, as then-House Majority Leader Eric Cantor said at the time, a “leverage moment”—a way to force President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats to adopt the fiscal restraint Tea Party Republicans had promised during the 2010 ...
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So You've Been Caught Liking Porn on Twitter

Daily Beast - 12 Sep 2017
In 2011, intrepid pornography noticers discovered that Eric Cantor's communications director Brad Dayspring was following an account called “SexyTwitPics.” The account, in its own words, posts “only the HOTTEST Pics DIRECTLY from Sexy Ladies' Twitter ...
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A Review of Dave Brat's Breitbart-infused views of immigration - 25 Sep 2017
But during his campaign, he attacked Cantor for supporting a #Path To Citizenship for the children of illegal immigrants who were raised in the United States. It's been reported that a case being fought out in court over a Latino who is supposed to be ...
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Roy Moore Opposes DACA Amnesty, Strange Silent

Breitbart News - 21 Sep 2017
It also helped the primary defeat of GOP Majority Leader Eric Cantor in June 2014. “This is the first clearly drawn line” between Strange and Moore, Gheen told Breitbart News. It has “just given us the contrast between Moore and Strange,” he added.
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Miami Republican demands straight answer from Trump on Dreamers

The San Luis Obispo Tribune - 14 Sep 2017
Dave Brat, R-Va., upset former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in a Republican primary. Brat's entire campaign was based on accusations that Cantor was “pro-amnesty,” and Republicans who might have voted for Diaz-Balart's bill got nervous that they ...
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Michigan's Dave Trott Won't Seek Re-Election in 2018

Roll Call - 11 Sep 2017
The Purple Strategies managing director was the communications director for former Majority Leader Eric Cantor. State Rep. Laura Cox could also be interested. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee painted the open 11th District seat as a ...

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