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Epic! The Tea party brought Eric Cantor down


 

Comment by Jim Campbell, Citizen Journalist, Oath Keeper and Patriot.

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As the saying goes, ” Live by the sword, die by the sword, thus Eric Cantor was snuffed by the party he helped create.

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Next up sticking it to House Speaker, John Bohner would add a nice touch.

Earthquake:

The Cantor Story that Caught the Political World by Surprise

 

But as the results began to stream in, the entire political world watched with utter shock: the sitting Majority Leader was being deposed by a political novice economics professor with no money.

In an election cycle about the Establishment striking back, one of the most shocking electoral upsets in modern history happened while the the political world was yawning.

The story about how David Brat pulled off such a monumental surprise win starts, and almost ends, with immigration.

Throughout the campaign, Brat was relentless in his attacks on Cantor over the issue. Meanwhile, tens of thousands of illegal alien children were streaming across the border, creating a border security crisis.

Cantor was ham-handed in his handling of the issue. He quietly backed an effort to pass the “ENLIST Act,” which would grant amnesty to “DREAMers” who enlist in the military, then turned sharply and took credit for blocking it from a floor vote.

He issued campaign literature touting himself as an anti-amnesty warrior, then took to a radio interview to call the principles of the DREAM Act “biblical.”

Entire article below.

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