Eric Cantor


John Boehner To Step Down as Speaker of the House

Boehner's abrupt announcement comes after weeks of battling House Republicans over a threatened government shutdown and reflects growing discord within the GOP, analysts say.


New Disclosures About a Congressman's Relationship with a Now-Imprisoned Texas Billionaire

Former House Majority Leader candidate Pete Sessions has promised to talk about what he did for R. Allen Stanford.


Eric Cantor's Defeat Is Bad News for Big Business

Crony capitalism emerges as a potent theme in the House Majority Leader's stunning primary defeat Tuesday.


Why You Should Be Glad Eric Cantor Lost His Primary

Eric Cantor wasn't just some right-wing congressman. He allegedly had ties to corruption, stood in the way of tech funding because he didn't understand it, and was one of the architects of the government shutdown. It's good that he's fucking off.


How India's New Prime Minister Won Over the Tea Party

Narendra Modi may be the first world leader to record a welcome message for an American political action committee.