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  • Cantor: 'We Need to Repeal' Obamacare Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 1:59 PM ET
    Eric Cantor

    With the nation awaiting a landmark ruling, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor told CNBC that “we need to repeal” President Barack Obama’s health care reform.

  • Cantor on the Health of Job Creation Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 7:12 AM ET
    Cantor on the Health of Job Creation

    There's clearly a consensus in the House that Obamacare was a mistake and we need to repeal the law, says Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-VA), discussing the pending Supreme Court decision on health care; and addressing the "serious" deficit problem facing the nation and the best way to create jobs.

  • Eric Cantor Pushes Bob McDonnell for VP Spot Thursday, 26 Apr 2012 | 7:40 PM ET

    House Majority Leader Eric Cantor weighed in on his pick for a Republican vice presidential nominee — a fellow Virginian, Gov. Bob McDonnell.

  • Does Romney Have Right Message? Thursday, 26 Apr 2012 | 7:00 PM ET
    Does Romney Have Right Message?

    Rep. Eric Cantor (R-VA), says Mitt Romney stands for free markets and pro-growth economics. "This is an election which is a referendum on the President's policies," he tells CNBC's Larry Kudlow.

  • 'Taxes Will Be Resolved Through Election': Cantor Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 11:35 AM ET
    Eric Cantor

    In anticipation of his proposed tax cut for small businesses being squashed in the Senate, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor says he expects the debate over taxes to be resolved with the presidential election.

  • Small Business Tax Cut Act of 2012 Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 7:31 AM ET
    Small Business Tax Cut Act of 2012

    Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-VA), discusses how cutting taxes for small business will help boost the U.S. job picture, declaring taxes are one issue that will be resolved through this election.

  • House Leader Cantor Unveils the Jobs Act Tuesday, 28 Feb 2012 | 7:14 PM ET
    House Leader Cantor Unveils the Jobs Act

    "Small businesses are the jobs engine of this country", says House leader, Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-VA), discussing a new plan designed to jumpstart the U.S. economy and spur growth for small businesses and entrepreneurs.

  • Payroll Tax Extension Can Get Done: House Majority Leader Wednesday, 21 Dec 2011 | 12:14 PM ET
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    The U.S. House and Senate were "very close" to a deal on extending the payroll tax holiday and unemployment benefits when the Senate called off talks and went home, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Payroll Tax Cut Debacle Harming GOP? Wednesday, 21 Dec 2011 | 11:00 AM ET
    Payroll Tax Cut Debacle Harming GOP?

    The differences between the House and Senate are not huge, says Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-VA). "The Republicans in the House are standing for the working people," he adds.

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    In a strange and unexpected twist, the Republican leader in the House of Representatives is now blocking progress on a bill that would definitively outlaw insider trading by federal lawmakers.

  • Don't Raise Taxes, Fix the Debt: House Majority Leader Monday, 10 Oct 2011 | 12:10 PM ET

    Raising taxes without fixing the U.S. debt problem is "like throwing good money after bad," House Majority Leader Eric Cantor told CNBC Monday.

  • Eric Cantor on Taxes & Employment Monday, 10 Oct 2011 | 7:20 AM ET
    Eric Cantor on Taxes & Employment

    "The answer is not to take from the one that is successful and give to everyone else," says Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-VA).

  • The GOP's Take on President's Jobs Plan Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 8:00 PM ET
    The GOP's Take on President's Jobs Plan

    Did the President lay out a jobs plan that the Republicans can work with? Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-VA) provides the GOP's point of view.

  • Boehner Supports Budget Amendment Monday, 1 Aug 2011 | 3:40 PM ET
    Boehner Supports Budget Amendment

    House speaker, John Boehner, along with other GOP leaders hold a news conference on the pending debt agreement.

  • For Boehner, Lofty Budget Goals Checked by Reality Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 10:57 AM ET
    U.S. Minority Leader Rep. John Boehner

    At a private meeting about deficit reduction at the White House last week, Speaker John A. Boehner told his fellow Congressional leaders and President Obama that he did not spend 20 years working his way up to the top job on Capitol Hill just for the cachet of the title — he wanted to accomplish something big, the New York Times reports.

  • Cantor Outlines GOP's Deficit Plan Thursday, 2 Jun 2011 | 7:38 AM ET
    Cantor Outlines GOP's Deficit Plan

    Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-VA) discusses the GOP's plan to save trillions. "We've identified areas we can cut," he says. "I do think progress has been made."

  • GOP's Pro-Growth Agenda Thursday, 26 May 2011 | 7:41 PM ET
    GOP's Pro-Growth Agenda

    Rep. Eric Cantor, (R) House Majority Leader, discusses the GOP's new plan to boost jobs and economic growth.

  • House Majority Leader Eric Cantor said there may be hope Democrats and Republicans can come up with a deficit-reduction plan after hearing Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi say everything is on the table.