Eric Cantor


  • Rep. Kevin McCarthy elected House majority leader  Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    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  Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 10:06 AM ET

    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's attempt to unify Republicans  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    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  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    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  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 10:54 AM ET

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

  • Tea party has too much GOP pull: Democrat Hoyer Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 9:55 AM ET
    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.

  • Wall Street loses a good friend in Eric Cantor Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 9:06 AM ET
    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  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 7:51 AM ET

    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.

  • 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  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 7:17 AM ET

    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."

  • Jim Cramer: Cantor's resignation is a market wildcard Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 6:11 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    It’s always the unexpected that sends Wall Street for a loop. And something unexpected has happened.

  • Cantor to step down as House majority leader Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 5:03 PM ET

    Eric Cantor will step down from his post as majority leader on July 31 after losing his primary bid Tuesday night. NBC News reports.

  • Eric Cantor: Taxed enough already  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 4:52 PM ET

    House Majority Leader Eric Cantor discusses what his loss in the Virginia primary to tea party candidate Dave Brat means for the Republican party.

  • Eric Cantor: Honor to serve as majority leader  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 4:41 PM ET

    Following an upset by tea party candidate Dave Brat in the Virginia primary, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor sees the election as a personal setback and is optimistic about the future of the U.S.

  • Eric Cantor: Will step down as majority leader  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 4:41 PM ET

    House Majority Leader Eric Cantor will step down from his leadership role on July 31st following a defeat by tea party candidate Dave Brat in the Virginia primary.

  • Kudlow: Dave Brat free marketeer  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 4:25 PM ET

    Discussing tea party candidate Dave Brat's defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor and how it will impacts immigration reform, with Barney Frank, former Massachusetts Representative, and CNBC senior contributor Larry Kudlow.

  • Tea party reemerging?  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 3:37 PM ET

    Discussing why Eric Cantor lost and if the defeat signals the reemergence of the tea party, with Sara Fagen, DDC Advocacy partner, and CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Getting to know Dave Brat  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 3:35 PM ET

    After GOP congressional candidate Dave Brat stunningly defeated House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, CNBC's John Harwood takes a closer look at who exactly Dave Brat is and why Cantor lost.

  • Wall Street sees shakeup in Washington: Pro  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:01 PM ET

    Discussing how the market is digesting House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's loss, with MIchael Farr of Farr, Miller and Washington, and Zachary Karabell, Envestnet.

  • Cantor catalyst for day's drop?  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 1:39 PM ET

    Discussing how Eric Cantor's primary upset could impact Washington and the markets, with Ben Willis, Princeton Securities Group, and Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities.