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Eric Cantor: “I Do Not Support” the Fiscal Cliff Bill

Blunten_Sharpe Wrote: Jan 01, 2013 8:02 PM
Just an informed opinion. Who the F does this guy think he is? Cantor’s disrespect for the president, some members of his own party, and the American people in general goes beyond the pale. He is the poster boy of the worst that politics has to offer. As far as this conservative is concerned, the quicker he sneers off into the sunset the better.

It’s going to be another long night. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor walked out of the GOP House conference meeting today saying that he does not support the Senate bill and a number of House Republicans have expressed serious concern with the lack of balance in the bill with regard to spending cuts. CBO figures put the ratio at 41:1—tax increases to spending cuts.

Brendan Buck, a spokesman for House Speaker John Boehner, said after today's first conference meeting that the lack of spending cuts in the Senate bill "was a universal concern amongst members in...