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  • Eric Cantor addresses the media after his primary defeat.

    Ex-House Majority Leader Eric Cantor has joined a Wall Street investment firm. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the details.

  • Eric Cantor heads to Wall Street

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor will join investment bank Moelis & Company as vice chairman and managing director.

  • House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA).

    Former U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor will join investment bank Moelis & Co as vice chairman and managing director, the company said.

  • Jeffrey Immelt, chairman and chief executive officer of General Electric.

    The U.S.'s decision to close its Export-Import Bank would damage U.S. companies trying to do business in Africa, GE's Jeff Immelt said.

  • House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va.

    U.S. Rep. Eric Cantor tells a Virginia newspaper he will resign his seat in the House of Representatives months earlier than expected.

  • Let voters decide social issues: Sen. Johnson

    Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-Wis.), shares his plan for the GOP to win back the Senate and White House.

  • How to gain stability in Iraq: Sen. Johnson

    We need to do whatever we can for the Kurds up in the north, says Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-Wis.), sharing his thoughts on the political turmoil sweeping Iraq and what the U.S. should do to help.

  • Immigration probably played role in Cantor's loss: Ford

    Harold Ford, Morgan Stanley managing director, shares his thoughts on Eric Cantor's astonishing loss and the push for immigration and tax reform.

  • Tech may benefit under new GOP leadership

    Ben White Politico chief economics correspondent, and Brian Gardner, KBW director of Washington research, share their thoughts on the leadership style of newly-named GOP House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.

  • GOP leadership shift on the Hill

    CNBC's John Harwood, and Chuck Gabriel, Capital Alpha Partners, share their thoughts on a McCarthy-Scalise led Republican party after Rep. Eric Cantor's stunning loss in the primary.

  • Rep. Kevin McCarthy elected House majority leader

    CNBC's John Harwood reports Kevin McCarthy has been elected the new House Majority Leader to replace Eric Cantor.

  • House GOP to vote new leadership

    A week after Eric Cantor's shocking primary loss, CNBC'S John Harwood reports House Republicans will meet later today to elect new leaders.

  • Boehner trying to unify Republicans: Harwood

    CNBC's John Harwood provides insight to House Speaker John Boehner's comments on President Obama's foreign policy and the mission in Iraq.

  • Expectations for House Speaker John Boehner

    House Speaker John Boehner is due to brief the press and discuss Eric Cantor's defeat. CNBC's John Harwood looks into what issues lead to Cantor's loss.

  • Rep. Hensarling not running for Majority Leader

    Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas), says he will not run for House Majority Leader, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Tea party activist William Temple protests in front of he U.S. Supreme Court in June 2012.

    The primary defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor shows how divided the Republican Party has become, Minority Whip Steny Hoyer tells CNBC.

  • Eric Cantor addresses the media after his primary defeat.

    Eric Cantor's coming exit from Congress means that Wall Street won't have a key ally on Capitol Hill.

  • Rep. Hoyer: Iraq becoming very problematic

    Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.), discusses the increasingly violent events in Iraq as Al Qaeda-linked groups seize control of two key cities, Mosul and Tikrit.

  • Cantor defeat reveals 'deep divisions' in GOP: Rep. Hoyer

    Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.), shares his opinions on Eric Cantor's Virginia primary loss, saying the Republican Party is "deeply divided."

  • Not a triumph for tea party: Dick Armey

    Former House Majority Leader Dick Armey (R), shares his opinions on David Brat's Virginia primary win. Armey says this was a triumph for "policy over politics."