Eric Cantor

Republicans Suddenly Can't Stop Talking About "Mobility"
February 19, 2014

The unpleasant truth: When the government keeps slashing its safety net, climbing the economic ladder gets harder. 

Boehner: Surrender on Obamacare, Or It's Shutdown City
September 18, 2013

House Republican leaders finally have a plan.

The House GOP Is About to Crack Up: Three Theories Why
September 12, 2013

Lots of people think John Boehner has lost control of the House Republican caucus. Apparently John Boehner does, too.

This Is How Those Crazy, Divided Republicans Get Their Way
September 11, 2013

Feeling nostalgic for big budget fights? Do you miss watching House Speaker John Boehner trying to control the Republican caucus? Are you eager for yet another deal that quietly starves government services and weakens the economy?

Eric Cantor's Bold New Vision for America: No Medical Device Tax
February 05, 2013

His speech at the American Enterprise Institute was hardly what the press promised.

On Sandy Relief, GOP Is Stiffing Its Own
January 02, 2013

GOP House leaders skipped town without voting on Sandy relief—sticking it to Republican voters.

How to Solve the Fiscal Cliff? Start With a Gag Order
December 06, 2012

Obama and Boehner need to stop talking to the press and start talking to each other.

A New Starting Point for Immigration Reform
November 16, 2012

The surprising strength of the Latino vote in the 2012 presidential election has created an incentive for the Republican Party, poor performers with Latinos, to rethink their strategy for 2016. It’s also driving calls for change to the nation’s immigration laws. In the past week, lawmakers from both sides of the aisle have spoken publicly about the need for a comprehensive approach to immigration reform.  The focus remains on Latinos because they are expected to grow their number of voters by 40 percent, and the Pew Hispanic Center projects the Latino electorate will double in size by 2030. Pr

Why Romney Came Out Against FEMA
October 29, 2012

Mitt Romney says we should let states handle disaster relief, with FEMA taking a back seat or shut down entirely. Here's what's behind that.

Mitt Romney and the 47 Percent
September 17, 2012

Mitt Romney's 47-percent remark clears up some terminology he's used previously.