Just when Tea Party obituaries were being sounded around the country, Washington fixture of 42 years, Mississippi Senator Thad Cochran, loses to upstart Tea Party candidate Chris McDaniel.
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More is being learned about House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s (R) primary election loss in Virginia’s 7th CD. As is true for almost all political outcomes, there is more than one answer to explain this result and, not surprisingly, multiple elements contributed to the final conclusion. 685 more words
House Republicans will likely prove they have learned nothing and choose McCarthy as Majority Leader
The Tea Party will take any win they get and won’t hesitate to use it as fodder for the country changing. If you haven’t heard by now, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor lost his district’s GOP primary to a guy named Dave Brat, a college professor and Tea Party member. 239 more words