‘I Believe in This Country’: Eric Cantor Speaks After Losing VA GOP Primary
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor spoke tonight shortly after he lost the Virginia GOP primary to tea party-backed challenger Dave Brat.
Cantor told a crowd that serving as congressman and majority leader has been the highest honor of his life.
“We want to create a Virginia and an America that works for everybody,” he said, stressing conservative solutions to fix problems in the nation.
“I know there’s a lot of long faces here tonight. It’s disappointing, sure. But I believe in this country. I believe there’s opportunity around the next corner for all of us.”
Watch the speech above.