Newly elected House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy dismissed the proposal to fund the U.S. highway system. The Fiscal Times reports.» Read More
President Barack Obama is not ready to accept a new offer from the Republicans to raise taxes on top earners in exchange for major cuts in entitlement programs, a source said late on Saturday.
Will Governor Romney take the battleground state of Virginia? Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-VA), weighs in on Romney's economic plan to get Americans back to work.
Congress got back to work this week, but Democrats and Republicans are still far apart on how to address the country’s fiscal problems.
A new book by Bob Woodward mines the details of the largely failed negotiations between House Republicans and the White House to tame the nation’s deficit, The New York Times reports.
The controversy over taxes continues in Washington. Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-VA), weighs in with the GOP solution.
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice “brings gravitas” and would be a “qualified” vice presidential candidate, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor said Wednesday on CNBC.
Rep. Eric Cantor (R-VA) provides perspective on the House's decision to repeal Obamacare, and whether it is a "stunt," and shares his opinions on Romney's ability to lead the country.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on the political fallout from the Supreme Court's health care decision.
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.
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.
"It's time for us to own up here, the policies that have been coming out of this administration here in Washington have not worked," says Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-VA), discussing the weak jobs numbers released from the Labor Department this morning.
"I've always said that we need people to begin to feel again that they've got their fair shot in life," says Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-VA) and House majority leader, providing his perspective on Wall Street insiders and polarizing politics in America.
"This country was built on the notion of economic freedom, profit is the incentive to try and go out and make a better life," says Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-VA) and House majority leader, providing his perspective on business, the growing U.S. deficit, and polarizing politics in America.
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor weighed in on his pick for a Republican vice presidential nominee — a fellow Virginian, Gov. Bob McDonnell.
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.
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.
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.
"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.
Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-VA), and House majority leader, discusses taxes, jobs, the federal budget, and the Washington blame game, ahead of President Obama's State of the Union speech.
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.