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June 12, 2014

Eric Cantor, not tough enough for the grassroots

On Sept. 4, 2013, about 100 tea party activists gathered outside of Congressman Eric Cantor’s district office in Henrico County, Va., to protest Obamacare. The sign-wielding demonstrators demanded that the House Republican Majority Leader use his power to defund the new health care law, even if it meant shutting down the government. Among other things, the rowdy bunch fumed about the one-year delay of the corporate mandate; if Obamacare was not good enough for Congress and big business, why should the rest of us have to live with it?

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