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House Majority Leader Cantor Loses Primary to Tea Party Candidate

There has been a major upset in a congressional primary election which could have a huge impact nationally.   Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia was defeated Tuesday by a little-known college professor from the ultraconservative Tea Party movement. Cantor conceded the election Tuesday night.   With most of the votes counted from Virginia's 7th district, David Brat was on track to win by a margin of 56 percent to 44 percent. He will be the Republican...

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