Skip to comments.Meet the Man Trying to Unseat Top House Republican Eric Cantor
Posted on 05/15/2014 7:10:54 AM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer
Meet Dave Brat, an economics and ethics professor at Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, Virginia, who has launched a long-shot bid to oust House Majority Leader Eric Cantor from his seat representing Virginias 7th Congressional District.
Brat, who admits that he has supported several Cantor candidacies over the years, says he mounted his improbable primary campaign because the House GOPs No. 2 leader has lost touch with his constituents, veering from the Republican creed.
Years ago he had a good conservative track record, but now hes veered off, Brat told ABC News during an interview on Capitol Hill. If you go to Heritage and look at their score, I think hes at about a 53 right now. I mean, thats an F-minus.
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Oh this is wondrous. I’ve been following this closely. It sure seems they might beat him. I love watching Cantor squirm.