Charles Pierce: Cantor ‘Latest Victim’ of ‘Disease…Eating Away’ at GOP’s Brain Staff
Posted: Jun 12, 2014 10:36 AM
Early reporting on Tuesday’s Republican primary upset in Virginia’s 7th Congressional District indicated that Dave Brat’s stand on immigration reform was the main reason Brat defeated Eric Cantor, but Esquire political blogger Charles Pierce isn’t buying it. In a Wednesday post, Pierce argued that the immigration issue was less important than Brat’s opposition to the idea that “the national government should work at all.”