Cantor cancels speech after stunning defeat

Greg Nash

Republican Majority Leader Eric CantorEric CantorThree strategies to help Clinton build 'Team of Teams' David Brat may run for Senate if Kaine becomes VP The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE (R-Va.) has cancelled his speech tomorrow morning before the National Association of Manufacturers, according to a source familiar with the matter.

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Sen. Chris CoonsChris CoonsTop Dem: ‘I don't believe for a minute’ Trump was joking about Russia The Hill's 12:30 Report Senators ask IRS to issue guidance to help startups MORE (D-Del.) will take his place, according to the source. No other details or explanation was given.

Cantor lost in a stunning political primary upset on Tuesday to David Brat, an economics professor.

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