Cantor cancels speech after stunning defeat

Greg Nash

Republican Majority Leader Eric CantorEric CantorVA Dems jockey for Kaine's seat High anxiety for GOP Webb: Broken trust, broken party MORE (R-Va.) has cancelled his speech tomorrow morning before the National Association of Manufacturers, according to a source familiar with the matter.

Sen. Chris CoonsChris CoonsDem blasts Trump on 'jail' line: 'That's what dictators do' Election-year politics: Senate Dems shun GOP vulnerables Overnight Healthcare: McConnell unveils new Zika package | Manchin defends daughter on EpiPens | Bill includes M for opioid crisis 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.