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Kevin McCarthy Elected To Replace Eric Cantor As House Majority Leader

Kevin McCarthy Elected To Replace Eric Cantor As House Majority LeaderHouse Republicans have elected Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., as their new Majority Leader, replacing Rep. Eric Cantor, R-Va., who announced last week he was stepping down from the top leadership post after suffering an embarrassing primary defeat at the hands of a Tea Party challenger. “I’ll make one promise,” McCarthy told reporters after the vote. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, stays in place. Meanwhile, Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana was elected Majority Whip (the post McCarthy is leaving).

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