TRNS reviewed some of the finer points with Geoffrey Skelley, Associate Editor of “Sabato’s Crystal Ball” at the UVA Center for Politics.
Cantor met with McCarthy and House Speaker John Boehner Wednesday afternoon.
Abbott is on his first visit to the United States and Canada.
McMorris Rodgers, the fourth ranking Republican in the house, had been largely considered to be on the short list to replace Cantor after he steps down at the end of July.
“They just can’t get rid of me, but I’m going to work with whoever is there,” Hoyer told reporters from the Capitol.
So much for manners.
As Majority Leader, Cantor, the second most powerful member of the House, spent nearly $1 million over the last seven weeks of the campaign, versus the $76,000 spent by Brat, an economics professor at Randolph Macon College.
The Louisiana congressman has been embroiled with a scandal stemming from a video that surfaced of McAllister, who is married, kissing a female staffer.
“The bill will provide relief and fairness to individuals, just as the administration has done for businesses, by making the individual mandate penalty $0 for the remainder of the year,” House Majority Leader Eric Cantor Said.
Two Republican congressional candidates in Virginia say the federal investor-visa program is “ripe with abuse” and that it’s time for a House cleaning.