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John Boehner: "Eric Cantor and I have been through a lot together"

The House speaker comments on the defeat of his frenemy, Eric Cantor

Salon Staff
June 11, 2014 7:27AM (UTC)

Here's House Speaker John Boehner's statement on the defeat of Majority Leader Eric Cantor this evening:

“Eric Cantor and I have been through a lot together. He’s a good friend and a great leader, and someone I’ve come to rely upon on a daily basis as we make the tough choices that come with governing. My thoughts are with him and Diana and their kids tonight.”

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