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Donald Trump's Republican Foes Step Up Efforts to Defeat Him

Donald Trump's Republican Foes Step Up Efforts to Defeat Him
Donald Trump's primary wins and perch atop the polls with barely a week to go before a string of crucial contests has triggered frantic hand-wringing from his many critics in the Republican Party who worry time is running out to deny him the …
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RACHEL MADDOW: Cantor defeat ominous for establishment GOP

RACHEL MADDOW 06/10/14 Cantor defeat ominous for establishment GOP John Stanton, DC bureau chief for Buzzfeed, talks with Rachel Maddow about the repercussio…

At Olde Salem Days Republican breakfast Saturday, Sept. 12, 2009 Congressman Eric Cantor rallied the 200 attendees saying “enough is enough.” He tarketed Pel…
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Kathleen Parker: Stunning defeat? Eric Cantor fell victim to his own

Kathleen Parker: Stunning defeat? Eric Cantor fell victim to his own
Conventional Wisdom, that self-righteous propagandist, has it that Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's trouncing by an academic, tea-sipping nobody marks the end of the Republican establishment. The tea party candidate crushed Cantor, they …
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Lessons from Rep. Eric Cantor's defeat: Turnout matters

Lessons from Rep. Eric Cantor's defeat: Turnout matters
Even though almost all of their challengers lost to Republican incumbents, the very fact that they have mounted those challengers, coupled with a big win in the defeat of Cantor, will force more congressional Republicans to fear moderation and compromise.
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Eric Cantor's stunning defeat prompts GOP jockeying for House post

Eric Cantor's stunning defeat prompts GOP jockeying for House post
WASHINGTON — Anticipating a swift shake-up in their leadership, House Republicans jockeyed for position on Wednesday after Majority Leader Eric Cantor's stunning primary defeat to an underfunded and unknown political newcomer. On the morning after …
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