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Top opinion: Vote for Cantor

June 8, 2014 | Posted by Team Cantor

In case you missed it, Congressman Cantor was enthusiastically endorsed this weekend by the Richmond Times-Dispatch.

In the endorsement they wrote, “Cantor remains indispensable. He has risen to a congressional position – House majority leader – more elevated than any held by a Virginian in modern times. His responsibilities rely on his skills and … Read More

Cantor Schedules House Vote on Contempt Charges for Lois Lerner

May 7, 2014 | Posted by Team Cantor

Congressman Cantor has scheduled a vote tomorrow in the House on contempt charges for Lois Lerner. Yesterday he was a guest of Greta Van Susteren’s program “On the Record” where he spoke on the issue.

Congressman Cantor said, “The facts are the IRS has clearly been targeting conservative groups for being conservative and have … Read More

Cantor Calls for Select Committee on Benghazi

May 2, 2014 | Posted by Team Cantor

Today Congressman Cantor called for the formation of a Select House Committee to be formed for the sole purpose of investigating the events surrounding Benghazi. Congressman Cantor will schedule a vote of the full House for the purpose of establishing the committee.

Congressman Cantor said, “Unfortunately, the Obama Administration’s continued obstruction has made clear … Read More

White House Misled American People on Benghazi

May 1, 2014 | Posted by Team Cantor

Congressman Cantor spoke yesterday about new evidence that clearly shows the Obama Administration misled the American people about the attacks in Benghazi. Cantor said, “…the Obama Administration from the beginning misled Congress, the media and most importantly, the American people.”

Congressman Cantor further stated, “Four brave Americans were killed in Benghazi and to date … Read More

Cantor Tells Obama “No” on Amnesty Vote

April 18, 2014 | Posted by Team Cantor

Today President Obama called Congressman Cantor in an attempt to get him to bring the Senate bill on immigration reform, and their efforts for amnesty, to the House floor for a vote. Congressman Cantor told him no.

Following the call from the President, Congressman Cantor said, “I told the President the same thing I … Read More

Watch New Cantor TV Ad

April 15, 2014 | Posted by Team Cantor

This ad focuses on how Congressman Eric Cantor is standing up to President Obama on behalf of conservatives to repeal Obamacare, reduce spending and fight higher taxes. The ad also highlights Congressman Cantor’s efforts to create jobs and strengthen families. Click “Read More” below to watch the new ad.

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Cantor says Lerner Must be Held Accountable

April 10, 2014 | Posted by Team Cantor

Yesterday a House Committee referred Lois Lerner to the Department of Justice for prosecution.

Congressman Cantor said, “Over the past year, House investigations have uncovered evidence indicating that IRS official Lois Lerner targeted conservative groups because of their political beliefs, a violation of the law.

Moments ago, the House Committee on Ways & Means … Read More

Cantor on Obamacare: It is not a Success

April 2, 2014 | Posted by Team Cantor

At a press conference today Congressman Cantor took exception to the president’s claim of success for Obamacare. He pointed out that it is not a success to those who have lost their coverage, or those whose costs have skyrocketed, or those who have seen their hours and wages cut. Below is coverage of his … Read More

Cantor Talks Education in Henrico

April 1, 2014 | Posted by Team Cantor

Congressman Cantor was in Henrico County yesterday where he toured Henrico Public Schools’ Engineering and Specialty Center and Highland Springs Technical Center. He then participated in a round table to discuss helping students achieve the skills they need to be successful. Below is an article from the Henrico Citizen on his visit.

Cantor holds … Read More

Let’s Restore Hourly Wages Cut by Obamacare

March 27, 2014 | Posted by Team Cantor

By Eric Cantor
Yahoo Finance
March 27, 2014

On Jan. 31, a fry cook asked President Obama why his hours were being cut to part time because of Obamacare, and the President responded by saying he was pushing to raise the minimum wage.

This moment between the fry cook and the President reveals the entire reasoning of … Read More