Republicans look for answers in Cantor's loss

FILE - This June 11, 2014 file photo shows House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Va. arriving to meet with fellow Republicans the day after his defeat in the Virginia primary. Emboldened conservatives are promising to make themselves heard on Capitol Hill like never before in the wake Cantor's surprise defeat to an unknown with tea party backing. That sets up the potential for struggles over Congress' most basic legislative responsibilities and dooms whatever slim hopes remained for ambitious bills on immigration or voting rights. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans, including the vanquished majority leader himself, on Sunday considered Rep. Eric Cantor’s primary loss last week to a little-known tea party challenger and what it means for the GOP heading forward.

Share this article