7.01.2010

Cantor's 'manifesto' bugs GOPers

“House Minority Whip Eric Cantor has asked the ethics committee to greenlight a national book tour this August for a new GOP manifesto he’s co-authoring with two younger members of Congress, according to sources familiar with the situation. This is classic Cantor: a hyperambitious move to publish and push ideas he thinks will help rebrand the GOP, on his terms — and not necessarily those of his boss, Minority Leader John Boehner. If this were an isolated incident, it would pass without a peep. But it’s not: Cantor is earning a reputation for pushing his ideas so hard and so often that some GOP colleagues are questioning his motives.”

DemWit has selected this item to highlight CNN’s “Early Morning Speed Read” which can be accessed between 7 and 8 a.m. ET on CNN’s “Political Ticker.” The Speed Read covers the latest in politics as well as U.S., world and business news. An excellent source of news briefs served up with your morning coffee!

Read “Eric Cantor’s ambition raises concerns, debate”

Check out “Early Morning Speed Read”

Access CNN’s “Political Ticker”

1 comment:

tnlib said...

I think the man is a jerk from the word go but I kind of like the way he's not bowing to the tan man.