Politics Eric Cantor

  • 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."

  • Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

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

  • 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

    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

    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

    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

    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?

    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

    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

    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?

    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.

  • Washington & Wall Street dealing with Cantor fallout

    Harold Ford Jr., Morgan Stanley managing director, discusses what's behind the GOP's emergency meeting after House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was upset in the Virginia primary.

  • Cantor defeated: What's next for Republicans?

    Some Republicans are demanding Eric Cantor step down from his post now, reports CNBC's John Harwood.